The Krawczyk surname was an occupational name derived from the Ukrainian word "kravchik," a diminutive form of the Polish word "krawiec," which mean "tailor." Both of these words are derived from the Old Slavic word "kroit," which meant "to cut."
Krawczyk Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Krovyak, Kravyak, Krovak, Krov, Krovanetsky, Kravchuk, Kravets, Kravchenko, Kravcheniuk, Kravch, Kravchik, Krawchenko, Krawec, Krawetz and many more.
Contemporary Notables of the name Krawczyk (post 1700)
Thuy Krawczyk, American Democrat politician, Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1996 CITATION[CLOSE] The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 6) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
Gérard Krawczyk (b. 1953), French our-time César Award nominated director and writer, known for Taxi 2 (2000), Taxi 3 (2003) and Wasabi (2001)
Ken Krawczyk, Canadian three-time Gemini Award nominated cinematographer, best known for his work on Corner Gas (2004-2009)