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Tomaras Name Meaning

Greek: occupational name for a tanner, from medieval Greek tomaras, agent noun derived from tomari ‘hide’, ‘skin’ (originally a diminutive of classical Greek tomos ‘membrane’). The word tomari is also found in Greek as a nickname meaning ‘rascal’ or ‘blackguard’.

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


Similar surnames: Maras, Samaras, Taran, Taras, Bouras, Kotara, Tobar, Soares, Obara

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Tomaras Family Origin

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Tomaras Family Occupations

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Tomaras Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Tomaras life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Tomaras in 1960 was 56, and 62 in 2004.

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