Tabak Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a seller of tobacco, from German Tabak, Yiddish and Ukrainian tabik (all ultimately from Spanish tabaco, a word of Caribbean origin). Tobacco was introduced to Europe in the 16th century. Turkish: occupational name for a tanner, Turkish tabak. Dutch: occupational name for a butcher or hog breeder, from Middle Dutch tucbake, from tucken ‘to pull, push, or strike’ + bake ‘hog’.

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


Similar surnames: Tabaka, Tabor, Raak, Taran, Sabat, Taback, Abad, Raba, Haba, Tatar

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Between 1944 and 2004, Tabak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Tabak in 1944 was 27, and 74 in 2004.

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