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Rintala Name Meaning

Finnish: topographic name from rinta ‘slope of a hill’ + the local suffix -la. It originated in southern Karelia, where it dates back to the 16th century; it was also widely adopted as an ornamental name during the name conversion movement in the 19th and early 20th centuries.

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


Similar surnames: Rantala, Hietala, Rajala, Kantola, Wiitala, Ranta, Honkala, Huhtala

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Rintala Family Occupations

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Rintala Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Rintala life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Rintala in 1963 was 51, and 83 in 2004.

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