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Arvanitis Name Meaning

Greek: ethnic name from Arvanitis, the medieval Greek term for an Albanian, still used to refer to the descendants of the Albanians who settled in central Greece from the 13th to 16th centuries. It may also be from a nickname meaning ‘headstrong’ or ‘boorish’, from an informal meaning of the same word that developed following the prevalent ethnic stereotype.

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


Similar surnames: Arbanas, Leventis, Francois, Raptis, Francis, Sarantos, Advani

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Arvanitis Family Occupations

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Arvanitis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Arvanitis in 1963 was 68, and 68 in 2004.

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