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Medved Name Meaning

Ukrainian, Belorussian, Slovak (Medved’), Czech (Medved), Slovenian, Croatian, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from the nickname Medved ‘bear’, applied to a large, strong, or clumsy person. In some cases this name may be a reduced form of Ukrainian or Belorussian Medvedev, a patronymic name of the same origin.

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


Similar surnames: Medvec, Nedved, Medwid, Meisel, Medley, Medler, Beaver, Mele, Neaves

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Medved Family Origin

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Medved Family Occupations

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Medved Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Medved life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Medved in 1950 was 57, and 73 in 2004.

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