Dua Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab): Hindu (Arora) and Sikh name based on the name of a clan in the Arora community. The Arabic word du?a ‘invocation’, ‘good wish’ is familiar to Panjabi speakers, but it is not clear whether it is connected with this name.

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


Similar surnames: Hua, Rua, Due, Du, Dux, Dura, Dia, Dub, Lua, Lu

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Dua Family Origin

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Dua Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Dua occupation in the USA was Night Watchman. 100% of Dua's were Night Watchmans.

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Dua Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Dua Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Dua life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Dua in 1953 was 61, and 79 in 2003.

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