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Kurucz Name Meaning

Hungarian: from kuruc (from German Kreuz ‘cross’), a term denoting the army in general or an individual soldier of the Hungarian anti-Habsburg resistance, a Magyar freedom fighter. This was originally a derogative nickname given by the Austrians to the Hungarian soldiers of Imre Thököly at the end of the 17th century and the anti-Habsburg rebels of Ferenc Rákóczi at the beginning of the 18th century.

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


Similar surnames: Kuruc, Kruck, Kruis, Kurtz, Burich, Kurutz, Kurcz, Kirsch, Turco

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Kurucz Family Occupations

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Kurucz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Kurucz in 1951 was 46, and 74 in 2004.

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