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Akhtar Name Meaning

Muslim: from the Persian personal name Akhtar ‘star’, ‘good luck’. Akhtar is used in combination with other words, for example Akhtar-ud-Din ‘star of religion (i.e. Islam)’. The name is found in India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh as well as Iran.

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


Similar surnames: Akbar, Akhter, Antar, Achter, Arata, Ashman, Asmar, Bitar, Tatar

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Akhtar Family Origin

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Akhtar Family Occupations

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Akhtar Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Akhtar Life Expectancy

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Between 1985 and 2004, in the United States, Akhtar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Akhtar in 1985 was 84, and 64 in 2004.

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