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Das Name Meaning
Indian (Bengal) and Bangladeshi: Hindu (Kayasth) name, from Bengali daš ‘votary’, ‘servant’, from Sanskrit dasa ‘slave’, ‘servant’. It is also commonly used as the final element of compound given names, for example Bhagavandas ‘servant of god’, Mohandas ‘votary of Mohan (an epithet of the god Krishna)’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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4,266 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Das Families

  • Number of Das families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Das families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Das last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Das Family Origin

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Das Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Das

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Das Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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