Last updated
Region of originEastern Europe
Other names
Variant form(s) Tcaci, Takács, Tkalec, Kadlec, Tkachyov, Tkachuk, Tkachenko, Tkacz

Tkach is a Slavic surname meaning "weaver". It is a common surname in Ukraine, as well as in Russia, Belarus, Poland, Slovakia, Czech Republic and Serbia. Notable people with the surname include:

See also

Related Research Articles

Tymoshenko, Timoshenko, or Tsimashenka/Cimašenka is a surname of Ukrainian origin. It derives from the Christian name Timothy, and its Ukrainian derivatives, Tymofiy or Tymish. The surname, Tymoshenko, was created by adding the Ukrainian patronymic suffix, -enko, meaning someone of Tymish, usually the son of Tymish.

Jaworski is a surname of Polish-language origin. It is related to a number of surnames in other languages.

Yeremenko, Yeryomenko/Eremenko or Jaromienka is a surname of Ukrainian-language origin. It is common in Ukraine, Belarus, and Russia. Notable people with the surname include:

Baranov (masculine) or Baranova (feminine) is a common Russian surname. It is derived from the sobriquet "баран". Notable people with the surname include:

Grigoryev or Grigoryeva is a Russian surname mostly common in Russia and Ukraine. It is derived from the Latinized Greek name Gregory (Grigorios). Alternative spellings of this last name include Grigoriev (masculine) and Grigorieva (feminine).

Belousov, feminine: Belousova is a Russian-Polish patronymic surname formed from the nickname Belous derived from Belye Usy, "White Moustache".

Kovalchuk, Kavalchuk, Kowalczuk (Polish), Covalciuc (Moldovan/Romanian), also transliterated as Kowalchuk, is a common East Slavic surname. The Kovalchuk name extends back to before 1500 AD in Kievan Rus.

Tkachuk, Tkaczuk, or Tkatchuk is a common Ukrainian surname in Ukraine and the Ukrainian diaspora. The name in Ukrainian stands for the name of occupation, weaver. The names that end in -chuk or -czuk are of the western Ukrainian origin. Notable people with the surname include:

Kovalyov, often written as Kovalev, or its feminine variant Kovalyova, Kovaleva (Ковалёва), is a common Russian surname, an equivalent of the English surname Smithson. Due to the ambiguous status of the Cyrillic letter yo, the surname may be written with the Cyrillic letter ye instead, though literate Russian speakers always pronounce it yo.

Petrenko is a patronymic surname of Slavic origin derived from the first name Petro and effectively means of Peter/Peter's. Notable people with the surname include:

Tkachenko is a common Ukrainian surname. Tkachenko is the central and eastern Ukrainian version of the western Ukrainian surname Tkachuk, meaning "weaver". Like other Ukrainian names ending in -ko or -chenko, their heritage is rooted in the Polyans tribe that lived near modern-day Kyiv.

Kovalenko is a very common Ukrainian surname.

Petrov or Petroff or Petrova, is one of the most common surnames in Russia and Bulgaria. The surname is derived from the first name Pyotr or Petar and literally means Pyotr's or Petar's.

Tcaci is a Moldovan occupational surname, of Slavic origin, meaning "weaver". It may refer to:

Melnik, Melnick or Melnyk is a gender-neutral Slavic occupational surname literally meaning "miller". The surname may refer to:

Lebedenko is a surname of Ukrainian origin that may refer to:

Shepelev is a Russian masculine surname, its feminine counterpart is Shepeleva. It may refer to

Pashchenko, Paschenko, Pașcenco, or Pashenko is a gender-neutral Ukrainian surname derived from the given name Pavel (Pasha). It may refer to:

Covali is the Romanian form of the name Kowal, meaning "forger" or "blacksmith" in Slavic languages. The surname may refer to:

Dovhan, Dovgan, Dolgan, Douhan, Dołhan or Dowhan, is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: