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Constant Name Meaning

French and English: from a medieval personal name (Latin Constans, genitive Constantis, meaning ‘steadfast’, ‘faithful’, present participle of the verb constare ‘stand fast’, ‘be consistent’). This was borne by an 8th-century Irish martyr. This surname has also absorbed some cases of surnames based on Constantius, a derivative of Constans, borne by a 2nd-century martyr, bishop of Perugia. Compare Constantine. English: perhaps also a nickname from Old French constant ‘steadfast’, ‘faithful’.

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


Similar surnames: Constante, Constantine, Constable, Constantin, Dunstan, Constance

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Constant Family Origin

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Constant Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    7%
  • Fisherman

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, Labourer, Fisherman and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Constant. The most common Constant occupation in the UK was Labourer. 7% of Constant's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Constant family was Annuitant.

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