Baran Name Meaning

Polish, Ukrainian, Russian, Czech, Slovak, and Hungarian (Bárány): nickname from baran ‘ram’, borne by either a forceful, lusty man or else by a shepherd. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental name from the same word, baran ‘ram’.

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

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Baran Family Origin

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Baran Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Farmer-Teamster

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

In 1880, the most common Baran occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Baran's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farmer-Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baran. A less common occupation for the Baran family was Laborer.

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Baran Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Baran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Baran in 1940 was 43, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Baran

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