Meaning and Origin of: Vlcek

Family name origins & meanings

  • Czech (Vlček) : nickname from a diminutive ofVlk, i.e. ‘little wolf’.
  • Czech (Vlček) : nickname for a brisk, quick person, from the same word, vlček, denoting a simple toy on the flywheel principle. The idiom točit se jako vlček ‘to turn like a flywheel’, is applied to people.