Om Name Meaning

Indian (Uttar Pradesh): Hindu (Brahman) name, from Sanskrit om, the Hindu sacred and mystic syllable uttered at the beginning of prayers, etc. Korean: unexplained. Cambodian or other Southeast Asian: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Som, Ou, Um, Sem, Hom, Ok, Ohm, Oum, Lim, Noh

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Om Family Origin

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Om Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Om occupation in the UK was Income Frome Property. 100% of Om's were Income Frome Propertys.

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  • Income Frome Property


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Om Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Om. For the veterans among your Om ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Om Life Expectancy

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Between 1977 and 2004, in the United States, Om life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Om in 1977 was 68, and 67 in 2004.

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