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Doshi Name Meaning

Indian (Gujarat): Hindu name meaning ‘hawker selling cloth’ in Gujarati, from Persian dush ‘shoulder’ + the agent suffix -i (because the cloth was carried over the hawker’s shoulder).

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


Similar surnames: Joshi, Desai, Doi, Das, Shi, Koshy, Sodhi, Oishi, Dash, Dorsey

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Doshi Family Origin

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Doshi Family Occupations

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Doshi Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Doshi Life Expectancy

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Between 1976 and 2004, in the United States, Doshi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Doshi in 1976 was 52, and 70 in 2004.

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