Dani Name Meaning

Indian (Gujarat): Hindu (Vania) name, from the Sanskrit epithet dani ‘liberal in giving’.

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


Similar surnames: Jani, Sani, Hari, Wali, Danis, Mani, Dane, Dana, Deni, Danzi

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Dani Family Origin

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Dani Family Occupations

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  • Works In Cotton Mill

    40%
  • Impr. Laces

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Watchman

    20%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dani family was Watchman. Works In Cotton Mill, Impr. Laces and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dani. The most common Dani occupation in the USA was Works In Cotton Mill. 40% of Dani's were Works In Cotton Mills.

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Dani Historical Records

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Dani Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Dani life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Dani in 1964 was 61, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dani

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