Ojala Name Meaning

Finnish: from oja ‘ditch’, ‘channel’ + the local suffix -la, a habitational name from any of the numerous farms so named throughout Finland, early settlement of the country having been concentrated along waterways. The oldest record of the family name is from the 15th century.

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


Similar surnames: Oja, Rajala, Perala, Kujala, Scala, Oyama, Vala, Ola, Cala, Ojeda

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Between 1951 and 2004, Ojala life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Ojala in 1951 was 66, and 78 in 2004.

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