Ir Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Ji, Lu, Yu, Ku, Li, Wu, Xu, Ko, Fu, He

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Ir Family Origin

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Ir Family Occupations

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Ir Historical Records

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Ir Life Expectancy

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Between 1992 and 2004, Ir life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ir in 1992 was 73, and 87 in 2004.

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