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Orloff Name Meaning

Russian (Orlov) and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): patronymic from the nickname Oryol ‘eagle’, or a Jewish ornamental name taken from the vocabulary word. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): patronymic from the Yiddish personal name Orl, taken as a pet form of Aaron. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of several villages called Orlovo, in Ukraine and Belarus.

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

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Orloff Family Origin

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Orloff Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Miner

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Orloff family was Miner. The most common Orloff occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 33% of Orloff's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Orloff.

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Orloff Life Expectancy

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