Glod Name Meaning

Polish (Glód): from glód ‘hunger’, possibly applied as a nickname for someone who was very thin or, ironically, for someone who was excessively fat. German: probably from a Germanic personal name composed with Old High German (h)lut ‘clear’, ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Glos, Gold, Good, Glad, Gelo, Glow, Rod, Klos, Hood, Goos

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Glod Family Origin

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Glod Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Glod occupation in the UK was Laborer. 100% of Glod's were Laborers.

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Glod Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Glod life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Glod in 1963 was 71, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glod

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