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Livas Name Meaning

Catalan and Spanish: possibly from a truncated form of Catalan olives or Spanish olivas ‘olives’, presumably applied as a metonymic occupational name for someone who worked cultivating olive trees, or curing and selling olives. Greek: nickname from the livas (classical Greek lips), the sirocco, a hot dust-laden wind originating in Libya. Since this wind is hot, the term was probably a nickname denigrating someone’s temper.

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


Similar surnames: Olivas, Oliva, Ladas, Navas, Rivas, Leva, Lias, Lucas, Lina, Lis

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Livas Family Origin

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Livas Family Occupations

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Livas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Livas in 1956 was 53, and 82 in 2004.

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