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Vohra Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab): Hindu (Khatri) and Sikh name based on the name of a clan in the Khatri community. It is of uncertain origin, but is popularly thought to derive from Sanskrit vyuha ‘battle array’. Muslim (Pakistan): perhaps an occupational name from Urdu bohora ‘merchant’.

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


Similar surnames: Bora, Vora, Hora, Nora, Mora, Dora, Bohr, Nohr, Borra, Vara

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Vohra Family Origin

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Vohra Family Occupations

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Vohra Life Expectancy

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Between 1981 and 2003, in the United States, Vohra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Vohra in 1981 was 35, and 75 in 2003.

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