Vilar Name Meaning

Catalan, Galician and Portuguese: habitational name from any of the numerous places called Vilar, which are named from vilar ‘village’ or ‘(outlying) farmstead’, a derivative of vila ‘(outlying) farmstead’, ‘(dependent) settlement’; or topographic name for someone who lived in a vilar. Slovenian (central Slovenia): from an agent noun derived from vile ‘hayfork’, ‘dungfork’, either a nickname or perhaps an occupational name for a fork maker. It may also be a variant spelling of the surname Vilhar, a medieval derivative of the German personal name Wilhelm.

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


Similar surnames: Vila, Vilas, Villar, Solar, Vivar, Tolar, Filer, Vida, Bitar, Sitar

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Vilar Family Origin

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Vilar Family Occupations

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  • Pilot

    100%

In 1880, the most common Vilar occupation in the USA was Pilot. 100% of Vilar's were Pilots.

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Between 1959 and 2004, Vilar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Vilar in 1959 was 30, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vilar

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