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Danoff Name Meaning

Bulgarian: alternative spelling of Danov, a patronymic from the personal name Dano. Jewish (American): shortened form of some eastern Ashkenazic surname, most likely from Danowski, a habitational name from the village of Danowo in Poland.

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


Similar surnames: Janoff, Kanoff, Tarnoff, Granoff, Duboff, Sadoff, Dano, Sarnoff

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Danoff Family Origin

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Danoff Family Occupations

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Danoff Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Danoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Danoff in 1961 was 37, and 82 in 2004.

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