Pau Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname for a flamboyant or haughty man, from Dutch pauw ‘peacock’ (see De Pauw). Indian (Gujarat): Hindu (Lohana) name of unknown meaning. Chinese: variant of Bao. Catalan: from the personal name Pau, Catalan equivalent of Paul.

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


Similar surnames: Lau, Bau, Pan, Paul, Pay, Mau, Pal, Rau, Hau, Pai

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Pau Family Origin

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Pau Family Occupations

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  • Lawyer

    50%
  • Sea Captain

    50%

In 1880, Lawyer and Sea Captain were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pau. The most common Pau occupation in the USA was Lawyer. 50% of Pau's were Lawyers.

Source: Census data for Pau | Data not to scale

Pau Historical Records

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Pau Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1967 and 2004, Pau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Pau in 1967 was 61, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pau

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