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Zipkin Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female name Tsipke, a pet form of the Biblical name Zipporah, meaning ‘bird’ (Exodus 2:21).

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


Similar surnames: Lipkin, Mirkin, Itkin, Dinkin, Witkin, Simkin, Rifkin, Riskin, Sirkin

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Zipkin Family Occupations

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Passenger List

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Zipkin Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Zipkin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Zipkin in 1962 was 63, and 92 in 2004.

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