Reference Entry

Lanka

Edited by Patrick Hanks

in Dictionary of American Family Names

Published in print January 2003 | ISBN: 9780195081374
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780195188417
Lanka

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1. Indian (Andhra Pradesh): Hindu name of unknown meaning.

2. Lithuanian and Latvian: probably a shortened form of Lithuanian Lankauskas

Reference Entry.  47 words. 

Subjects: Names Studies

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