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Jian Name Meaning

Chinese : name borne by descendants of Xu Jianbo, a senior official of the state of Jin during the Spring and Autumn period (722–481 bc).

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


Similar surnames: Jiang, Jin, Lian, Jiao, Qian, Jia, Xiang, Ban, Jing, Duan

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Jian Family Origin

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Jian Family Occupations

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Passenger List

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Jian Life Expectancy

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Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Jian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Jian in 1967 was 38, and 83 in 2004.

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