Kari Name Meaning

Finnish: topographic and ornamental name from kari ‘small island’, ‘stony rapids’, ‘sandbar’, or ‘rocky place in a field’. This name is found throughout Finland. German: from a Carinthian pet form of the personal name Zacharias. Hungarian: from a pet form of the personal name Károly, Hungarian form of Charles. Indian (Maharashtra): Hindu (Maratha) name of unknown meaning.

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


Similar surnames: Kara, Mari, Sari, Hari, Kai, Karp, Karl, Bari, Baro, Vari

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Kari Family Origin

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Kari Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Kari occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Kari's were Keeping Houses.

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Between 1954 and 2004, Kari life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Kari in 1954 was 53, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kari

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