Riso Name Meaning

Italian: possibly a nickname from riso ‘laugh’, ‘burst of laughter’, but more likely from a Germanic personal name Riso, Risi, from an unattested root, Risi. Spanish and Portuguese: nickname from riso ‘laughter’. Compare 1 above.

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


Similar surnames: Raso, Tiso, Roso, Rio, Rigo, Risi, Ris, Rico, Lio, Riss

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Riso Family Origin

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Riso Family Occupations

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  • Shipbroker

    100%

In 1881, the most common Riso occupation in the UK was Shipbroker. 100% of Riso's were Shipbrokers.

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Riso Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Riso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Riso in 1955 was 60, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riso

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