Last name origins & meanings:
- Polish: derivative of Kot ‘cat’.
- Czech: from a pet
form of the personal name Chotěbor, meaning ‘warlike’.
- Greek: with the stress on the first syllable, this is from a pet
form of the personal name Konstantinos (see Constantine,
and compare Kostas).
- Greek: with the stress on the second
syllable, it is an occupational name for a poulterer, from kota
‘hen’ + the occupational suffix -as.
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