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Chernin Name Meaning

Respelling of Czech Cernín, from a derivative of cerný ‘black’, ‘sable’ (see Cerna), or alternatively a habitational name for someone from Cernice or some other place named with this word. Jewish (from Belarus): metronymic from the eastern Yiddish female personal name Tsherne, derived from Slavic cerny ‘black’.

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


Similar surnames: Chernick, Cherny, Chanin, Cherney, Cherner, Cherne, Cherin, Cernik

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Chernin Family Origin

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Chernin Family Occupations

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Chernin Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Chernin Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Chernin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Chernin in 1956 was 58, and 67 in 2004.

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