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Dobrin Name Meaning

Romanian, Bulgarian, Serbian, Croatian, and Slovenian: from the Old Slavic personal name Dobrin, a derivative of dobr ‘good’, ‘kind’. It may also be a nickname of the same origin. Slovenian: probably a topographic name from dob ‘oak’ or from Old Slavic dobr ‘wood’, ‘forest’. This name is found mainly in the foothills of the wooded mountains of Dobrca in Gorenjska region, northern central Slovenia. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Dobre, a derivative of a Slavic word meaning ‘good’.

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


Similar surnames: Dobin, Dobkin, Dorin, Sorin, Darin, Dolin, Dubin, Dorn, Doolin, Morin

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Dobrin Family Origin

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Dobrin Family Occupations

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  • Dealer, Fancy Goods

    33%
  • Merchant Tailer

    33%
  • Salesman

    33%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dobrin family was Salesman. Dealer, Fancy Goods and Merchant Tailer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dobrin. The most common Dobrin occupation in the USA was Dealer, Fancy Goods. 33% of Dobrin's were Dealer, Fancy Goodss.

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