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Irish Surname - Croke

Origin of the Irish surname Croke

The Irish surname Croke is derived from the Old English word "crocc," which means "hill" or "mound." The name is primarily associated with County Tipperary in the southern part of Ireland, where it has been present since medieval times.

Today, individuals with the surname Croke can be found throughout Ireland as well as in other parts of the world, including the United States, Canada, and Australia. Variations of the name include Croak and Crook.

Famous People with the Surname Croke and its Variations

Variations of the Irish Surname Croke

Croke Coat of Arms

The Croke coat of arms features a shield with a red background and a gold chevron. The crest features a black eagle with its wings spread.

Croke Motto

The motto associated with the Croke family is "Virtute Duce Comite Fortuna," which means "With virtue as leader and fortune as companion."

Please Note

There is often limited information available on a specific coat of arms and motto for an Irish surname. Sometimes there are many variations, sometimes none, we have compiled a representative, but by no means exhaustive, selection. Please visit our Coat of Arms and Motto page for more information.

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