Satin Name Meaning

French: metonymic occupational name for a satin merchant or specialist satin weaver, from Middle French satin ‘satin’, a word of Arabic and (ultimately) Chinese origin, a derivative of the Chinese place name Tsinkiang, whence satin silk was brought to the Middle East and Europe in the Middle Ages. Jewish (Ashkenazic): probably a metonymic occupational name or ornamental name from Polish satyna, eastern Slavic satin ‘satin’.

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


Similar surnames: Sabin, Savin, Hain, Sain, Kamin, Latin, Cain, Matin, Galin, Sartin

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Satin Family Origin

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Satin Family Occupations

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  • Boatman

    50%
  • Brick Field Lab

    50%

In 1881, the most common Satin occupation in the UK was Boatman. 50% of Satin's were Boatmans. Boatman and Brick Field Lab were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Satin.

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Between 1963 and 2004, Satin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Satin in 1963 was 65, and 98 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Satin

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