MARKOVIĆ /markovich/

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Frequency in population of Croatia: 10.074 (10th Most Frequent)

Largest number of persons with that surname in:
Zagreb City (1739), Osijek (286), Split (275), Rijeka (264), Pula (150), Karlovac (138), Kutjevo (119), Otočac (111), Slavonski Brod (102), Ogulin (98), Sesvete near Zagreb (95), Sisak (94), Vukovar (92)

Possible meaning: Surname has a root Marko which is the Croatian version of the Christian name Mark, followed by two suffixes: “-ov” (patronymic suffix that means “of Marko”) and “-ić” which is a standard South Slavic suffix in family names.