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Niznik Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from Ukrainian nizhnyj ‘affectionate’, ‘tender’, or from an agent noun, kniznik, based on Russian knigi ‘books’.

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


Similar surnames: Reznik, Konik, Bialik, Mitnick, Fink, Winnick, Link, Hutnik, Kuznik

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Niznik Family Origin

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Niznik Family Occupations

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Niznik Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Niznik Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Niznik life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Niznik in 1944 was 52, and 81 in 2004.

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