Bania Name Meaning

Polish: from bania ‘gourd’, ‘globe’, ‘round, bulging object’, probably applied as a nickname for a small fat man.

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

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Bania Family Origin

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Bania Family Occupations

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Between 1958 and 2004, Bania life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Bania in 1958 was 77, and 62 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bania

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