Surnames / Family Names in Poland

Have you ever wondered what the most common Polish surnames are?

Here are the top twenty surnames / family names in Poland. They are ranked in order of the number of people using the name in Poland today.

1 – Nowak / NOWAK
2 – Kowalska / KOWALSKI
3 – Wisniewska / WIŚNIEWSKI
4 – Wojcik
5 – Kowalczyk
6 – Kaminska / KAMINSKI
7 – Lewandowska / LEWANDOWSKI
8 – Szymanska / SZYMAŃSKI
9 – Zielenzka / ZIELIŃSKI
10 – Wozniak
11 – Dabrowska / DĄBROWSKI
12 – Kozlowska / KOZLOWSKI
13 – Jankowska / JANKOWSKI
14 – Mazur
15 – Wojciechowska / WOJCIECHOWSKI
16 – Kwiatkowska / KWIATKOWSKI
17 – Krawczyk
18 – Kaczmerek
19 – Piotrowska / PIOTROWSKI
20 – Grabowska / GRABOWSKI

In Polish the ending of some surnames changes depending on whether the person is male or female. So for example, a female member of one family would be PAWŁOWSKA whereas her husband would have the name PAWŁOWSKI.

Related pages on Polish Poland:
The most common first names in Poland, all ages, both genders.
The most popular names given to Polish children today.

Polish surnames

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