Harel Name Meaning

Jewish (Israeli): ornamental name from Harel, a place name mentioned in the Bible.

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


Similar surnames: Harmel, Hamel, Hazel, Haber, Hartel, Arel, Havel, Hare, Haren, Habel

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Harel Family Origin

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Harel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    73%
  • Merchant

    9%
  • Ordinary Laborer

    9%
  • Shoemaker

    9%

In 1880, Farmer, Merchant and Ordinary Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harel. The most common Harel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Harel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Harel family was Shoemaker.

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Harel Historical Records

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Harel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2004, Harel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Harel in 1965 was 83, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Harel

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