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Despot Name Meaning

Serbian: nickname from despot ‘despot’, ‘tyrant’, a title of the 15th-century Serbian absolute rulers, from Greek despotes ‘master’.

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


Similar surnames: Desper, Teston, Spott, Delp, Vespa, Nespoli, Deso, Depoy, Lessor

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Despot Family Origin

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Despot Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Car Driver

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%

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In 1880, the most common Despot occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Despot's were Laborers. Laborer and Car Driver were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Despot. A less common occupation for the Despot family was Farmer.

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Despot Historical Records

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Despot Life Expectancy

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