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Vaidya Name Meaning

Indian (northern states): Hindu name from Sanskrit vaidya ‘scholar’, ‘physician’ (from Sanskrit vid- ‘to know’). The surname is found among several communities. It is the name of a clan of the Konkanasth Brahmans.

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


Similar surnames: Pandya, Varty, Naidu, Varma, Vida, Dada, Maia, Gaida, Varda, Varga

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Vaidya Family Origin

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Vaidya Family Occupations

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Vaidya Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Vaidya Life Expectancy

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Between 1977 and 2004, in the United States, Vaidya life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Vaidya in 1977 was 67, and 44 in 2004.

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