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Dahlen Name Meaning

Swedish (Dahlén): ornamental form of Dahl, with the suffix -én, from the Latin adjectival suffix -enius ‘relating to’. Norwegian: variant spelling of the farm name Dalen. German: habitational name from any of various places in Germany named Dahlum, e.g. near Düsseldorf and in Eastphalia.

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


Similar surnames: Dalen, Dahmen, Dahle, Dahlem, Dahler, Dahlin, Kallen, Kalen, Sahlin

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Dahlen Family Origin

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Dahlen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • ;Abprer

    5%
  • At Leisure

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dahlen family was At Leisure. Farmer, Keeping House and ;Abprer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dahlen. The most common Dahlen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Dahlen's were Farmers.

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