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Orbe Name Meaning

Spanish (of Basque origin): from Basque oru(be) ‘of or relating to the sun’; probably a nickname.

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


Similar surnames: Borne, Sorge, Ibe, Babe, Prue, Orzel, Orbin, Free, Kube, Arbo

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Orbe Family Origin

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Orbe Family Occupations

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Orbe Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Orbe Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Orbe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Orbe in 1952 was 51, and 64 in 2004.

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