Korab Name Meaning

Polish and Czech (Koráb): from koráb ‘boat’, ‘ship’, a metonymic occupational name for someone who worked on a river boat or a ship, or a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a ship or boat. As a Polish name, it may also be from a coat of arms bearing the sign of a ship. An earlier meaning of the word was ‘old tree’, and in some cases the surname may have arisen as a topographic name from this sense.

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


Similar surnames: Koral, Koran, Karas, Korb, Kocan, Korda, Kara, Skora, Kotas, Hora

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Korab Family Origin

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Korab Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Korab occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Korab's were Farmers.

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Between 1950 and 2004, Korab life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Korab in 1950 was 42, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Korab

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