Sahli Name Meaning

Muslim: from an adjectival derivative of Arabic sa?hl ‘smooth’, ‘fluent’, ‘easy’. Abul Abbas Sahl ibn S?ad was a Companion of the Prophet Muhammad.

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


Similar surnames: Wali, Sahlin, Salim, Saidi, Sami, Sani, Safi, Salib, Dahlin, Saeki

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Sahli Family Origin

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Sahli Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Grocer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1880, Farmer and Grocer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sahli. The most common Sahli occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Sahli's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sahli family was Laborer.

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Sahli Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Sahli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Sahli in 1957 was 68, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sahli

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