Rakowski Family History
Rakowski Name Meaning
Polish and Jewish (from Poland): habitational name for someone from any of several places called Rakowo and Raków including one south of Warsaw and another in Belarus which was a frontier town between Poland and the Soviet Union from 1921 to 1939. This surname is also found in Germany. Altered form of Ukrainian or Belorussian Rakovsky a cognate of 1 above.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press