Dobrowolski, Dobrowolska — from Skępe

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from Old Polish adjective dobrowolny — built-up from 2 words: dobra + wola; dobra = good, wola = will, means acting without compulsion, free decision.

[source: 1000 najpopularniejszych nazwisk w Polsce, Publ. Warszawa 2002]


It’s quite common name. In 1990’s there were 19,382 people named Dobrowolski in Poland.

[source: Najpopularniejsze nazwiska w Polsce (20,000 most popular names in Poland in 1990’s]

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[Source: These maps were created about 1997 on page]

8537 men and 9132 women = 17,669 persons with the name Dobrowolski (-ska) lived in Poland.