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Grivas Name Meaning

Greek: Greek: nickname for a man with graying hair, or who owned a gray horse, from Bulgarian grivu ‘gray speckled with blue’, possibly via Aromanian griv ‘gray’, or from the derivative Greek word grivas ‘gray horse’.

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


Similar surnames: Drivas, Livas, Gibas, Rigas, Sliva, Grass, Gras, Gikas, Vilas, Fries

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Grivas Family Occupations

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Grivas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Grivas in 1962 was 85, and 76 in 2004.

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