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Petropoulos Name Meaning

Greek: patronymic from the personal name Petros (see Peter) + the patronymic ending -poulos. This ending occurs chiefly in the Peloponnese; it is derived from Latin pullus ‘nestling’, ‘chick’.

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


Similar surnames: Fotopoulos, Georgopoulos, Eliopoulos, Sotiropoulos, Demopoulos

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Petropoulos Family Origin

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Petropoulos Family Occupations

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Petropoulos Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Petropoulos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Petropoulos in 1957 was 69, and 72 in 2004.

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