Kumar Name Meaning

Indian: Hindu name found in several communities, from Sanskrit kumara ‘child’, ‘son’, ‘prince’. It is also an epithet of the god Kartikeya, the son of Shiva. It commonly occurs as the final element of compound given names, and sometimes as a personal name in its own right. Slovenian: either a variant spelling of Kumer or a variant of Humar, a topographic name for someone who lived on a hill, from holm (dialectally hum ‘hill’, ‘height’).

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

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Kumar Family Origin

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Kumar Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    100%

In 1880, the most common Kumar occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 100% of Kumar's were Carpenters.

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Between 1962 and 2004, Kumar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Kumar in 1962 was 43, and 53 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kumar

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