Najar Name Meaning

most probably a habitational name from Najar, Alacant. alternatively, it may be an occupational name derived from Arabic najjar ‘carpenter’.

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


Similar surnames: Najjar, Nagar, Nazar, Haar, Bazar, Nader, Navar, Nava, Nasir, Lazar

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Najar Family Origin

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Najar Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    43%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Horse Breaker

    14%
  • Potter

    14%

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In 1880, Laborer, Farm Laborer and Horse Breaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Najar. A less common occupation for the Najar family was Potter. The most common Najar occupation in the USA was Laborer. 43% of Najar's were Laborers.

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Najar Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Najar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Najar in 1953 was 61, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Najar

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