Last name: NOCK

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NOCK : This last name is indexed 29,543 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

NOCK : 1: English (West Midlands): topographic name from a misdivision of the Middle English phrase atten oke ‘at the oak’ for someone who lived by a prominent oak tree.2: South German (also Nöck): from Tyrolean nock nog ‘rounded hill rock’ hence a topographic name for someone who lived by such a feature or a nickname from the same word used in the sense ‘short and fat’.

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