Orosz Name Meaning

Hungarian: ethnic name for a Russian, orosz, from Turkish urus, in turn derived from Russian Rusak ‘Russian’, which owes its origin to a Scandinavian term meaning ‘oarsman’, ‘rower’ (a reference to the fact that the Russian state was first established by Scandinavians who rowed their ships inland from the Baltic sea).

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


Similar surnames: Grosz, Oros, Grosh, Ross, Aros, Orso, Drost, Frost, Brosz, Moros

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Orosz Family Origin

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Orosz Family Occupations

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  • Professor Of Music

    100%

In 1881, the most common Orosz occupation in the UK was Professor Of Music. 100% of Orosz's were Professor Of Musics.

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Between 1952 and 2004, Orosz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Orosz in 1952 was 29, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Orosz

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