When Feleti Koka was born in 1911, in Kolonga, Tongatapu, Tonga, his father, Edward ('Etu) Cocker, was 33 and his mother, Mele'ana Fisilau, was 21. He had at least 3 sons and 2 daughters with Mele 'Asinate Mafileo Mailau. He died in 1974, in his hometown, at the age of 63.
Indian (Andhra Pradesh and Telangana): Velama surname from Telugu koka ‘robe’, probably referring to the historical position of power of this clan as revenue collectors for the Golconda kings at least as early as the 17th century AD .
Albanian: nickname from kokë (definite form koka) ‘head’.