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Contos Name Meaning

Greek: variant of Condos. Americanized spelling of Hungarian Csontos, a nickname for a well-built man, from csontos ‘strong’, ‘heavily built’, ‘bony’ (from csont ‘bone’).

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


Similar surnames: Chontos, Kontos, Conto, Condos, Coates, Couts, Coots, Contois, Clonts

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Contos Family Origin

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Contos Family Occupations

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Contos Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Contos Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Contos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Contos in 1957 was 61, and 71 in 2004.

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