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Orloff Name Meaning

Russian (Orlov) and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): patronymic from the nickname Oryol ‘eagle’, or a Jewish ornamental name taken from the vocabulary word. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): patronymic from the Yiddish personal name Orl, taken as a pet form of Aaron. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of several villages called Orlovo, in Ukraine and Belarus.

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


Similar surnames: Kozloff, Boroff, Beloff, Medoff, Koff, Egloff, Ortloff, Dolloff

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Orloff Family Origin

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Orloff Family Occupations

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  • Reader To The Russion (Embassors Church)

    100%

In 1881, the most common Orloff occupation in the UK was Reader To The Russion (Embassors Church). 100% of Orloff's were Reader To The Russion (Embassors Church)s.

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