Tatar Name Meaning

Czech, Slovak, Polish, Hungarian (Tatár), and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ethnic name or nickname from tatar ‘Tatar’. In some languages, e.g. Czech, the word came to be used as a nickname for a wild or uncontrolled man, while in 18th-century Hungary it became a nickname for a godless person. In some cases the name was given to people who had been captured by the Tatars. The surname is also found in Greek in the form Tataris and patronymic derivatives such as Tatarakis, Tataridis, and Tataroglou.

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

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Tatar Family Origin

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Tatar Family Occupations

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  • Housaekeeper

    50%
  • Keep House

    50%

In 1880, Housaekeeper and Keep House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tatar. The most common Tatar occupation in the USA was Housaekeeper. 50% of Tatar's were Housaekeepers.

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Between 1952 and 2004, Tatar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Tatar in 1952 was 32, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tatar

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