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Arya Name Meaning

Indian (northern states): Hindu name found in several communities, from Sanskrit arya ‘honorable man’ or ‘man of the Aryan race’. In the Panjab it is a Jat name based on the name of a Jat clan.

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


Similar surnames: Tara, Araya, Arata, Kara, Varma, Arne, Barba, Arno, Noya, Arra

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Arya Family Origin

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Arya Family Occupations

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Arya Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Arya Life Expectancy

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Between 1987 and 2004, in the United States, Arya life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Arya in 1987 was 78, and 75 in 2004.

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