Pride Name Meaning

Welsh and English: nickname from Welsh prid ‘precious’, ‘dear’ or Middle English pride ‘pride’; in the case of the latter, applied to a vain or haughty or possibly on occasion to someone who had played the part of Pride in a pageant of the Seven Deadly Sins.

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


Similar surnames: Price, Prime, Wride, Pryde, Cripe, Grice, Prue, Wrede, Brine, Brede

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Pride Family Origin

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Pride Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Plasterer

    2%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Pride family was Annuitant. The most common Pride occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Pride's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Plasterer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pride.

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Pride Historical Records

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Pride Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Pride life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Pride in 1947 was 41, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pride

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