Bak Name Meaning

Polish, Czech, Slovak, and Hungarian: from the medieval personal name Bak. This personal name probably existed in Polish and Ukrainian too, but Rymut derives the surname from bakac ‘to scold or yell’. Slovenian: unexplained. The Slovenian name comes from the southern part of the Kras region of southwestern Slovenia. Dutch: variant of Bakke. Korean: variant of Pak.

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


Similar surnames: Mak, Ban, Sak, Bar, Bank, Pak, Baka, Rak, Ba, Bake

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Bak Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Bak occupation in the UK was Cigar Maker. 50% of Bak's were Cigar Makers. Cigar Maker and Gardener 7 3 were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bak.

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  • Cigar Maker

    50%
  • Gardener 7 3

    50%

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Bak Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Bak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bak in 1942 was 34, and 82 in 2004.

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