Dom Name Meaning

nickname from Middle Dutch dom(b) ‘stupid’, ‘dumb’. from a short form of the Biblical name Adam. from a Germanic personal name formed with dom ‘judgement’, ‘verdict’.

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


Similar surnames: Doom, Tom, Doe, Don, Dome, Dow, Dahm, Dohm, Damm, Lim

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Dom Family Origin

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Dom Family Occupations

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  • Factory Overseer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Dom occupation in the UK was Factory Overseer. 100% of Dom's were Factory Overseers.

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Dom Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, Dom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Dom in 1959 was 53, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dom

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