A last name of Polish origin; pronounced MOCK-neetz-uh in Polish and MACK-nick-uh in English. Those who bear the name of Machnica cook good food and are well known for their generosity. They are all about family and hospitality, welcoming in any friend, neighbor, or stranger for good food and fun. Machnicas also love to play practical jokes, especially on other Machnicas.
That John Machnica is a character, always messing with everyone. But all the teasing is worth the great food he makes!
by Heir of Machnica Family April 17, 2014