Dahan Name Meaning

Jewish (Sephardic): occupational name from an Arabic word meaning ‘someone who coats with oil’, most likely a painter or a dealer in oil.

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


Similar surnames: Tahan, Dagan, Dayan, Taran, Gahan, Dean, Hasan, Hahn, Cahan, Daman

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Dahan Family Origin

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Dahan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • School

    50%

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In 1881, the most common Dahan occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Dahan's were Farmers. Farmer and School were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dahan.

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Dahan Historical Records

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Dahan Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Dahan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Dahan in 1962 was 74, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dahan

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