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Zera Name Meaning

Polish (Zera): variant of ?zyra ‘food’, from an old Polish compound name such as ?Zyroslaw (from ?zyr ‘food’ + slawa ‘glory’) or Doma?zyr (from doma ‘home’ + ?zyr ‘food’). Ethiopian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Zara, Zero, Zea, Sera, Seda, Vera, Tara, Cera, Zern, Bera

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Zera Family Origin

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Zera Family Occupations

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Zera Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Zera. For the veterans among your Zera ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zera Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Zera life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Zera in 1949 was 27, and 73 in 2004.

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