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Bansal Name Meaning

Indian (northern states): Hindu (Bania), Jain, and Sikh name, which appears to be related to Sanskrit vamša ‘lineage’, also meaning ‘bamboo’. The Agarwal Banias have a clan called Bansal (see Agarwal), as have the Ramgarhia Sikhs.

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


Similar surnames: Mangal, Mandal, Sandal, Badal, Basak, Baral, Batta, Handal, Baksa

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Bansal Family Origin

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Bansal Family Occupations

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Bansal Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Bansal Life Expectancy

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Between 1980 and 2002, in the United States, Bansal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Bansal in 1980 was 31, and 17 in 2002.

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