Rauf Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic ra’uf ‘compassionate’. Al-Ra’uf ‘the Compassionate’ is one of the attributes of Allah. This name is found in combinations such as ?Abd al-Ra’uf ‘servant of the Compassionate’.

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


Similar surnames: Rau, Raum, Ruf, Lauf, Raff, Rao, Nau, Braun, Lau, Ramus

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Rauf Family Origin

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Rauf Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Retired Farmer

    14%
  • Tinner

    14%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rauf family was Tinner. Farmer and Retired Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rauf. The most common Rauf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Rauf's were Farmers.

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Between 1964 and 2004, Rauf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Rauf in 1964 was 74, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rauf

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