Assaf Name Meaning

Muslim and Christian Arabic: from an Arabic personal name asaf, of unknown etymology. This was the name of Suleiman’s grand wazir, whence it came to be used proverbially as a name for any wise counselor. Jewish (Sephardic): either an adoption of the Arabic name or from the Biblical name Asaph, name of a counselor of King David and King Solomon, to whom authorship of twelve of the Psalms is attributed (1 Chronicles 16:4–5; Psalms 50, 73–83).

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


Similar surnames: Assad, Issa, Kassab, Hassan, Asmar, Issac, Aslam, Asa, Nassar, Ashraf

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Between 1965 and 2004, Assaf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Assaf in 1965 was 71, and 87 in 2004.

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