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Murga Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from Murga in Navarre province. Romanian (Murgã) and Greek (Mourgas): nickname meaning ‘dark-skinned’, from Romanian murg ‘black’. The Greek name was also used to denote a Greek of Aromanian origin. It is sometimes found in combinations such as Mourgagiannis ‘dark-skinned John’ or ‘Aromanian John’.

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


Similar surnames: Morga, Murgia, Murgo, Mula, Mura, Muro, Mega, Minga, Murra, Musa

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Murga Family Origin

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Murga Family Occupations

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Murga Historical Records

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Murga Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Murga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Murga in 1952 was 50, and 63 in 2004.

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