Landa Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads in southwestern Norway, so named from the plural of land (see Land 1). Czech: from a short form of the personal name Mikulanda, a derivative of Mikuláš, Czech form of Greek Nikolaos (see Nicholas). Polish: nickname for a persistent and irritating person, from a derivative of the dialect verb landzic ‘to ask insistently’, ‘badger someone’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Landau. Spanish and Basque: topographic name from the Basque landa ‘meadow’. There is a place of this name in Álava province, Basque Country, and the surname may in fact be a habitational name from this place.

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


Similar surnames: Lande, Anda, Land, Lando, Lada, Banda, Lanza, Kanda, Landau, Randa

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  • Groacer & Tea Dealer

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In 1881, the most common Landa occupation in the UK was Groacer & Tea Dealer. 100% of Landa's were Groacer & Tea Dealers.

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Between 1958 and 2004, Landa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Landa in 1958 was 45, and 68 in 2004.

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