Gaj Name Meaning

from a short form of the personal name Gajus. topographic name from gaj ‘grove’.

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


Similar surnames: Gal, Lau, Gay, Mar, Raj, Gad, Mak, Bar, Garb, Sas

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Gaj life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Gaj in 1962 was 80, and 60 in 2004.

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