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Lengyel Name Meaning

Hungarian and Jewish (from Hungary): ethnic name for a Pole, lengyel ‘Polish’. The name was used to denote not only ethnic Poles but also Polish speakers and people who had lived in Poland. The family name is fairly frequent amongst western Ashkenazic Jews from the former Austro-Hungarian province of Galicia.

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


Similar surnames: Engel, Lengel, Hengel, Krengel, Mengel, Rengel, Lengle, Ledger

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Lengyel Family Origin

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Lengyel Family Occupations

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Lengyel Historical Records

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Lengyel Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Lengyel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lengyel in 1942 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

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