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Anand Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab, southern states): Hindu name derived from a male personal name derived from Sanskrit ananda ‘joy’. In the southern states it is only a given name, but has come to be used as a family name among South Indians in the U.S. It is also a Hindu (Khatri) and Sikh name based on the name of a clan in the Khatri community, probably derived from the name of the founder of the clan.

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


Similar surnames: Mand, Brand, Anania, Annand, Anna, Sand, Land, Abad, Awan, Eland

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Anand Family Origin

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Anand Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Anand occupation in the USA was Jeweller. 100% of Anand's were Jewellers.

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Anand Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Anand Life Expectancy

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Between 1974 and 2003, in the United States, Anand life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Anand in 1974 was 46, and 73 in 2003.

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