Kana Name Meaning

Czech (Kána): variant of Kan. Bulgarian (Kána): reduced form of Balkána, a regional name for a woman from the Balkans.

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


Similar surnames: Kan, Dana, Kuna, Kara, Kane, Kanak, Kala, Vana, Kava, Kang

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Kana Family Origin

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Kana Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Harness Cleaner

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Painter

    25%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kana family was Painter. Farmer, Harness Cleaner and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kana. The most common Kana occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Kana's were Farmers.

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Kana Historical Records

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Kana Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Kana life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kana in 1948 was 48, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kana

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