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Sultan Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic sul?tan ‘ruler’. This was the title of rulers in many parts of the Muslim world, including the monarch of the Ottoman Empire. English: see Soden. Spanish (Sultán), Polish (Sultan): nickname for someone who behaved in an outlandish or autocratic manner, from Arabic sul?tan ‘sultan’.

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

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Sultan Family Origin

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Sultan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Dealer In Oil

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sultan. A less common occupation for the Sultan family was Dealer In Oil. The most common Sultan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Sultan's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Sultan | Data not to scale

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