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Zalar Name Meaning

(mainly eastern Slovenia; Žalar) status name from the dialect word žalar ‘cottager’, ‘tenant’, from the Austrian German word Söller (compare Sellner). This denoted a day laborer who lived in a small house with no agricultural land. habitational name for a person from the village of Zala.

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


Similar surnames: Gaar, Tolar, Tatar, Paar, Kalmar, Haar, Lazar, Kalar, Baar, Alam

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Zalar Family Origin

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Zalar Family Occupations

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Zalar Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Zalar Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Zalar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Zalar in 1963 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

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