Hajek Name Meaning

occupational name for a woodman or topographic name for someone who lived by a thicket or grove, from Czech hájek ‘thicket’, from háj ‘grove’, or directly from háj ‘grove’, the diminutive suffix -ek being added in forming the surname. occupational name for a keeper of animals (a herd), especially one who looked after horses (an ostler), from hájit ‘to protect’, ‘to defend’.

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List of People with Surname Hajek

Based on our public records, there are a total of 724 people with the surname Hajek. Among these people surnamed Hajek, there are approximately 219 distinct names, with an average of 3 people who share the same name. Robert Hajek, Joseph Hajek and Michael Hajek are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Hajek, with 19, 18 and 18 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Texas has the most people surnamed Hajek, with a total of 136 people, and there are a total of 96 distinct names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hajek, with a total of 52 people and an average of 43 distinct names.