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Mahabir Name Meaning

Name found among people of Indian origin in Guyana and Trinidad: from a variant of the Indian personal name Mahavir, from Sanskrit mahavira ‘great hero’, from maha ‘great’ + vira ‘hero’. The name of the founder of Jainism (6th century bc) was mahavira.

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


Similar surnames: Mohabir, Mahadeo, Mathai, Bahar, Maharaj, Madaris, Mahdi, Magar

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Mahabir Family Occupations

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Mahabir Historical Records

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Mahabir Life Expectancy

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Between 1977 and 2004, in the United States, Mahabir life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Mahabir in 1977 was 45, and 67 in 2004.

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