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Shafir Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Yiddish shafir, Polish szafir ‘sapphire’.

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


Similar surnames: Safir, Shaer, Shapiro, Shaia, Hafer, Shapira, Sapir, Shamis, Haber

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Shafir Family Origin

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Shafir Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    50%
  • Clerk Dry Goods

    50%

In 1880, Carpenter and Clerk Dry Goods were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shafir. The most common Shafir occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 50% of Shafir's were Carpenters.

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Shafir Historical Records

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Shafir Life Expectancy

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