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Citron Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Zitrone ‘lemon (tree)’; in some cases it may be a metonymic occupational name as in 2 below. French: from Old French citron ‘lemon’ (from Latin citrus ‘lemon tree’), and so a metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of lemons, or perhaps a nickname for a sharp and disagreeable person.

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


Similar surnames: Citrin, Caron, Siron, Capron, Bitton, Biron, Catron, Mitton, Caton

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Citron Family Origin

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Citron Family Occupations

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  • Cigar Maker

    33%
  • Diamond Cutter

    33%
  • Dimond Polisher & Dimond Cutter

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Citron family was Dimond Polisher & Dimond Cutter. Cigar Maker and Diamond Cutter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Citron. The most common Citron occupation in the UK was Cigar Maker. 33% of Citron's were Cigar Makers.

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Citron Historical Records

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Citron Life Expectancy

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