Lavan Name Meaning

Jewish: nickname meaning ‘white’ in Hebrew. Vietnamese: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Taran, Lapan, Laban, Glavan, Levan, Cavan, Lan, Lovan, Dayan, Lapa

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Lavan Family Origin

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Lavan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Miner

    6%

In 1880, the most common Lavan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Lavan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lavan family was Miner. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lavan.

Source: Census data for Lavan | Data not to scale

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Lavan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Lavan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Lavan in 1954 was 54, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lavan

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