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Trakas Name Meaning

Greek: From the vocabulary word traka ‘crash, collision’, from Italian attaccare. The word has come to mean in Greek slang ‘sponging’, ‘living at another’s expense’, which may be the trait alluded to.

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


Similar surnames: Straka, Bakas, Trnka, Taras, Drakos, Papas, Ladas, Athanas, Trama

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Trakas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Trakas in 1962 was 76, and 73 in 2004.

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