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Madani Name Meaning

Muslim: from Arabic Madani, a term denoting a follower of a Sufi order, Madaniyya, established by Muhammad Hasan ibn Hamza al-Madani (died 1846). The word madani literally means ‘citizen’, ‘townsman’, or ‘polite’, ‘sociable’, ‘urbane’.

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

Similar surnames: Mahdavi, Lalani, Macari, Zamani, Badami, Maran, Dajani, Madara

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Madani Family Origin

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Madani Family Occupations

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Madani Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 75 census records available for the last name Madani. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Madani census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 91 immigration records available for the last name Madani. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 8 military records available for the last name Madani. For the veterans among your Madani ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Madani Life Expectancy

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Between 1981 and 2002, in the United States, Madani life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Madani in 1981 was 40, and 74 in 2002.

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