Diner Name Meaning

occupational name from Yiddish diner ‘servant’. nickname from an inflected form of Yiddish din ‘thin’. Compare Din.

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


Similar surnames: Diver, Dier, Finer, Diener, Doner, Viner, Miner, Dinger, Piner, Kiner

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Diner Family Origin

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Diner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Teamster

    13%

In 1880, the most common Diner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Diner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Diner family was Teamster. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Diner.

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Diner Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, Diner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Diner in 1961 was 64, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Diner

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