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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Ptacek

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  • A submission from Nebraska, United States says the name Ptacek means "Little bird" and is of Czech origin.

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  1. diminutive of pták: birdie (bird, birdling)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ptacek

Fátima Ptacek is an actress/model. She has had major accomplishments since 2007. Fátima was born on August 20th, 2000.


Rainer Ptacek was a blues, blues rock, new acoustic music, contemporary folk music, americana (music), and american primitive guitar musician and singer-songwriter. He plays Guitar, Dobro, and National String Instrument Corporation. His most notable accomplishments were from 1970 to 1997. Rainer was given the name Rainer Jaromir Ptaček on June 7th, 1951 in East Berlin. Rainer is also known as Rainer. He left this life on November 12th, 1997.


Kathryn Anne Ptacek Grant is a science fiction, fantasy, horror fiction, suspense, and romance novel writer and editing. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1981 to present. Kathryn was given the name Kathryn Anne Ptacek on September 12th, 1952 in Omaha, Nebraska, United States. Kathryn is also known as Simons, Les (pseudonym); Atwood, Kathryn (pseudonym); Mayfield, Anne (pseudonym); Maxwell, Kathleen (pseudonym); Ptacek, Kathryn (pseudonym); Grant, and Kathryn (pseudonym).


Bob Ptacek is a football player. Bob was born on April 23rd, 1937 in Cleveland.


Jiří Ptáček is a soccer player for the Loko Vltavín, FK Čáslav, FC MAS Táborsko, Bohemians 1905, and Slavia Louňovice. Jiří was born on January 15th, 1989 in Czechoslovakia.


Adam was born on October 8th, 1980.


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Popularity of Ptacek as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ptacek U.S.
  White 94.88% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.67% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.26% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.85% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ptacek

People with the last name Ptacek are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Ptacek

  • How Popular is the name Ptacek? As a last name Ptacek was the 21,811th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Ptacek? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Ptacek was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Ptacek: Your name in reverse order is Kecatp. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ktecap. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ptacek? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,192 people with the last name Ptacek.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ptacek? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Ptacek as their last name since less than 1 person in 250k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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