Penza Name Meaning

Italian (Apulia): from the medieval personal name Penzo, a short form of various Germanic compound names formed with bandwo ‘banner’, ‘standard’ (Lombard bandu).

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


Similar surnames: Benza, Senna, Pezza, Penna, Penso, Denz, Renzo, Maenza, Enz, Benda

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Penza Family Occupations

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Between 1962 and 2004, Penza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Penza in 1962 was 60, and 75 in 2004.

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