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Rizvi Family History

Rizvi Name Meaning
Iranian: from a Persian form of the Arabic name Ri?dawi, indicating descent from Ri?da ?Ali ibn Musa, eighth imam of the Shiites. See Reza.

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

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2,302 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
72 Military Records
169 Immigration Records
141 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Rizvi Families

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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Rizvi Family Origin

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