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Kurnik Name Meaning

Austrian (Styria) and Slovenian: topographic name for someone who lived by a piece of ground that had been cleared by fire, from kuriti ‘to make a fire’, formed with the agent noun suffix -nik.

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


Similar surnames: Gornik, Kotnik, Kuznik, Koutnik, Kirk, Karnik, Krupnik, Kunik, Rudnik

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Kurnik Family Occupations

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Kurnik Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Kurnik Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kurnik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Kurnik in 1963 was 68, and 87 in 2004.

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