Meaning and Origin of: Valachovic

Family name origins & meanings

  • Americanized spelling of Serbian and Croatian Vlahović, a patronymic from the ethnic name Vlah ‘Wallachian’, ‘Romanian’, also used as a general term for a person of foreign origin, in particular one speaking a Romance language. In Croatia the termVlah is also used to denote a Serb or a member of the Orthodox Church.