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Shifrin Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus): metronymic from Yiddish female personal name Shifre, from the Hebrew for ‘beautiful’ + the eastern Slavic possessive suffix -in.

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


Similar surnames: Simkin, Sirkin, Shulkin, Shafran, Shain, Sherrin, Shirer, Shein

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Shifrin Family Origin

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Shifrin Family Occupations

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Shifrin Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Shifrin Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Shifrin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Shifrin in 1957 was 39, and 58 in 2004.

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