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La Placa Name Meaning

Italian: topographic name from placa ‘flat smooth rock’, (from medieval Greek plaka). Possibly from an Italianized form, placa, of Albanian plak, a nickname meaning ‘old’.

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


Similar surnames: Laplace, La Piana, La Bianca, La Penna, La Spada, Lazzara, La Monaca

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La Placa Family Origin

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La Placa Family Occupations

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La Placa Historical Records

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La Placa Life Expectancy

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Between 1984 and 2002, in the United States, La Placa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for La Placa in 1984 was 76, and 81 in 2002.

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