Kava Name Meaning

Czech: nickname from kavka ‘jackdaw’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Polish kawa ‘coffee’, probably an ornamental name but possibly a metonymic occupational name for a coffee merchant.

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


Similar surnames: Kaba, Kara, Karas, Fava, Koza, Sava, Kan, Cava, Kasa, Kawa

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Kava Family Origin

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Kava Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1880, the most common Kava occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Kava's were Farmers.

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Kava Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Kava life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Kava in 1964 was 68, and 93 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kava

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