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Ganguly Name Meaning

Indian (Bengal): Hindu (Brahman) name, whose Sanskrit form, Gangopadhyaya, means ‘teacher from the village of Ganga’. Sanskrit upadhyaya means ‘teacher’. Compare Chatterjee, Banerjee, Mukherjee.

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


Similar surnames: Gangl, Mangel, Dangel, Pangle, Gingell, Gange, Vangel, Angel, Angulo

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Ganguly Family Origin

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Ganguly Family Occupations

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Ganguly Life Expectancy

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Between 1981 and 2004, in the United States, Ganguly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ganguly in 1981 was 52, and 50 in 2004.

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