Lina Name Meaning

Spanish: possibly a nickmane from liña ‘thread’, or a variant of línea ‘line’.Italian: probably a short form of a female personal name ending with -lina, for example Carolina, Angelina.

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


Similar surnames: Fina, Lena, Lino, Lins, Bina, Cina, Linn, Mina, Linan, Lia

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Lina Family Origin

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Lina Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Barber

    10%
  • Carpenter & Joiner

    10%
  • Coachman

    10%

In 1880, Farmer, Barber and Carpenter & Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lina. A less common occupation for the Lina family was Coachman. The most common Lina occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Lina's were Farmers.

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Lina Historical Records

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Lina Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Lina life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Lina in 1952 was 47, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lina

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