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Freidman Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Freyde ‘joy’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Yiddish freyd ‘joy’ + man ‘man’. Altered spelling of German Friedmann (see Friedman).

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


Similar surnames: Freiman, Fredman, Reitman, Fridman, Ferdman, Kreitman, Breitman

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Freidman Family Origin

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Freidman Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    10%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Huckster

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, Tailor, Farmer and Huckster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Freidman. The most common Freidman occupation in the USA was Tailor. 10% of Freidman's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Freidman family was Laborer.

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Freidman Historical Records

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Freidman Life Expectancy

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