Karnik Family History

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Karnik Name Meaning

Czech (Kárník): occupational name for a user or maker of hand carts (see Kara). Alternatively, it may be a nickname for a convicted offender, from kárat ‘to punish or scold’. Indian (Karnataka, Maharashtra): Hindu (Brahman, Kayasth Prabhu) name, ultimately from Sanskrit kara?na ‘writer’, ‘scribe’. This name is found among the Havyaka Brahmans in Karnataka and the Kayastha Prabhus of Maharashtra.

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


Similar surnames: Karlik, Kari, Banik, Karasik, Gornik, Hornik, Kornick, Kuznik, Karner

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Karnik Family Origin

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Karnik Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Dealer In Butter

    33%

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In 1880, Farmer and Dealer In Butter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Karnik. The most common Karnik occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Karnik's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Karnik | Data not to scale

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Karnik Life Expectancy

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