Name: Polk

Origin and Meaning of the Name Polk

  • Meaning:
    Great glory
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (polk)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Polk)
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Miscellaneous Info for Polk

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The meaning comes from a diminutive form of a Slavic personal name. Other possible origins can be a name for a Pole, or from Pollock.

    Surname of 11th US President, James Knox Polk.

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