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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Czech Novák, Slovak Novák, Slovene Novak, Serbo-Croatian Nȍvāk, or Polish Nowak.

Proper nounEdit

Novak

  1. A surname​.

StatisticsEdit

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Novak is the 980th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 35,461 individuals. Novak is most common among White (95.6%) individuals.

SlovakEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Novak m (genitive Novaka) declension pattern chlap

  1. A surname​.

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Novak in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

SloveneEdit

 
Slovene Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From:

  • nov (new), for "newcomer to the village".
  • novina (new arable land), as an occupational surname for people who used the slash-and-burn method to create new arable land. Derived in a similar way: Novinec.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Novák m anim (genitive Nováka)

  1. A surname​. By statistics, it's the most common surname in Slovenia.

DeclensionEdit