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Kalajian Name Meaning

Armenian: patronymic from the Turkish occupational name kâlâci ‘merchant’, from kâlâ ‘(silk) cloth’, ‘goods’, ‘furniture’ (from Persian) + the occupational suffix -ci.

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


Similar surnames: Kazanjian, Abajian, Tashjian, Kurkjian, Boyajian, Basmajian, Kazarian

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Kalajian Family Origin

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Kalajian Family Occupations

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Kalajian Historical Records

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Kalajian Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Kalajian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kalajian in 1960 was 61, and 85 in 2004.

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