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Mavros Name Meaning

Greek: from the personal name Mavros, originally a descriptive nickname for a person with a dark or swarthy complexion, Greek mavros ‘black’, ‘Moorish’, later also meaning ‘poor fellow’. This nickname may also be the source of the surname. This element is also commonly found in compound names such as Mavrogiannis ‘black John’.

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


Similar surnames: Maras, Makris, Makos, Stavros, Maron, Markos, Baros, Mauro, Manos

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Mavros Family Occupations

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Mavros Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Mavros life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mavros in 1962 was 71, and 80 in 2003.

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