Kobza Name Meaning

Czech, Slovak, and Hungarian: from Czech kobos, Hungarian koboz, a term denoting a kind of musical instrument resembling a lute (Turkish qopuz), hence a metonymic occupational name for a lutenist or a troubadour. The instrument was first introduced into eastern and central Europe by the Cumanian and Pecheneg people, and its use became widespread during the Turkish occupation of the region.

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


Similar surnames: Koza, Kozak, Kosa, Kaba, Kober, Korda, Kotz, Kopa, Kobak, Boza

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Kobza Family Origin

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Kobza Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

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Between 1955 and 2004, Kobza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kobza in 1955 was 41, and 85 in 2004.

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