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Kormos Name Meaning

Hungarian: from korom ‘soot’, ‘black dust’, ‘dirt’, ‘darkness’, from Old Turkish qurun, hence a nickname for a poorly dressed or dirty person, or for someone with black hair or a dark face. Hungarian (Körmös): nickname for someone with long or dirty nails or an aggressive manner, from köröm ‘nail’. Greek: nickname for a stocky man, from Greek kormos ‘tree trunk’, ‘torso’.

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


Similar surnames: Boros, Voros, Kontos, Korba, Dormer, Koos, Formoso, Moros, Kardos

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Kormos Family Origin

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Kormos Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Kormos occupation in the UK was Horse Keeper. 100% of Kormos's were Horse Keepers.

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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

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Kormos Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Kormos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Kormos in 1964 was 72, and 78 in 2004.

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