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Parent Name Meaning

English and French: from Middle English, Old French parent ‘parent’, ‘relative’, hence a nickname for someone who was related to an important member of the community. English and French: nickname for someone of striking or imposing appearance, from Middle English, Old French parent ‘notable’, ‘impressive’.

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


Similar surnames: Brent, Argent, Largent, Sargent, Parrent, Parente, Parrot, Parrett

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Parent Family Origin

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Parent Family Occupations

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  • B.A. College Charlemagne Paris Professor Of Languages

    33%
  • Electro Plate Agent

    33%
  • Horologer

    33%

In 1881, the most common Parent occupation in the UK was B.A. College Charlemagne Paris Professor Of Languages. 33% of Parent's were B.A. College Charlemagne Paris Professor Of Languagess. A less common occupation for the Parent family was Horologer. B.A. College Charlemagne Paris Professor Of Languages and Electro Plate Agent were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Parent.

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Parent Historical Records

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Parent Life Expectancy

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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