Flak Name Meaning

Polish: nickname from flak ‘bowel’, ‘gut’, also ‘rag’. German and Danish: according to Søndergaard, a topographic or field name, from Low German flak ‘swampy grassland’, ‘shallow water’. German: topographic name for someone who lived in flat terrain, from Middle High German vlak ‘flat’, or, according to Bahlow, a variant of Flake.

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


Similar surnames: Flack, Flad, Lau, Plack, Raak, Flake, Flax, Blank, Flam, Dolak

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Flak Family Origin

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Flak Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Farming

    25%

In 1880, Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Flak. The most common Flak occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Flak's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Flak | Data not to scale

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Flak Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Flak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Flak in 1959 was 42, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flak

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