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Kudla Name Meaning

Polish (Kudla), Czech, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): nickname from Polish kudly, Czech and Ukrainian kudla ‘mop of hair’. Czech: from kudla ‘clasp knife’, ‘little knife’, a nickname for a small but powerfully built person.

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


Similar surnames: Kula, Kukla, Kupka, Kurta, Kulka, Kuna, Bula, Kunda, Okula, Kulpa

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Kudla Family Origin

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Kudla Family Occupations

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Kudla Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Kudla Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Kudla life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Kudla in 1960 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

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