Pica Name Meaning

Italian: nickname for a gossipy or garrulous person, from the central-southern Italian word pica ‘magpie’. Compare Picazo. Catalan: habitational name from any of the numerous places called Pica. Catalan: from either pica ‘pointed object’ (weapon, etc.) or a derivative of picar ‘to prick’.

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


Similar surnames: Pico, Pich, Pia, Pina, Para, Vida, Picha, Pera, Pisa, Pine

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Pica Family Origin

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Pica Family Occupations

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  • Cigar Maker

    33%
  • Stone Mason

    33%
  • Vegetable Mercht.

    33%

In 1880, Cigar Maker and Stone Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pica. A less common occupation for the Pica family was Vegetable Mercht.. The most common Pica occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 33% of Pica's were Cigar Makers.

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Pica Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, Pica life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Pica in 1956 was 54, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pica

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