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Dobos Name Meaning

Hungarian: metonymic occupational name for a drummer or for a drum maker, from dob ‘drum’. Hungarian: from a pet form of any of various Slavic personal names such as Dobeslav and Dobestoj, or Czech Tobiáš or Hungarian Tóbiás (see Tobias). Czech (Doboš): variant of Dobeš (see Dobesh). Americanized spelling of Polish Dobosz.

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


Similar surnames: Dobis, Dobish, Boros, Dobek, Dobosz, Dobesh, Rokos, Doro, Doom, Domes

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Dobos Family Occupations

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Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Dobos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Dobos in 1947 was 44, and 73 in 2004.

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