Meaning and Origin of: Chacko

Family name origins & meanings

  • Indian : from a pet form of the Hebrew personal nameya‘aqobh (see Jacob), used as a given name among Christians in Kerala (southern India) and in the U.S. as a last name among families from Kerala.
  • Jewish : possibly an altered form of Slovak Čačko or Ukrainian Chacka, a nickname from Czech čačka ‘toy’, ‘plaything’, Ukrainiantsyatska.