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Jafari Name Meaning

Muslim: surname denoting someone associated with the school of Muslim law founded by Ja?far as-Sadiq (699–765), sixth imam of the Shiite Muslims.

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


Similar surnames: Jalali, Jamar, Jabara, Jafri, Taheri, Safar, Amari, Saari, Zafar

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Jafari Family Origin

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Jafari Family Occupations

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Jafari Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Jafari. For the veterans among your Jafari ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jafari Life Expectancy

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Between 1973 and 2003, in the United States, Jafari life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Jafari in 1973 was 20, and 65 in 2003.

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