Korda Name Meaning

Hungarian, Polish, and Jewish (from Hungary and Poland): from korda ‘rope’ (Latin corda ‘rope’). This was used as a nickname in various senses (including ‘monk’, with reference to the rope used by monks as belts). It may also have been a metonymic occupational name for a monk. Czech: from a pet form of the Old Czech personal name Kornel, a vernacular form of Latin Cornelius.

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


Similar surnames: Corda, Kosa, Kara, Kozma, Carda, Korba, Konda, Kunda, Koran, Jordan

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Korda Family Origin

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Korda Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Retail Grocer

    33%

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In 1880, the most common Korda occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Korda's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Korda. A less common occupation for the Korda family was Retail Grocer.

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Between 1953 and 2004, Korda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Korda in 1953 was 64, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Korda

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