Avakian Family History

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Avakian Name Meaning

Armenian: patronymic from classical Armenian awag, literally ‘first’, ‘greatest’. This was used as a personal name, usually for a firstborn son. Compare German Max, from Latin maximus ‘greatest’. It was also an occupational name for a priest.

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


Similar surnames: Ayvazian, Sahagian, Agopian, Adamian, Azarian, Adrian, Kazarian

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Avakian Family Origin

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Avakian Family Occupations

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Avakian Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Avakian Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Avakian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Avakian in 1960 was 62, and 82 in 2004.

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