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Sharaf Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic sharaf ‘honor’, ‘nobility’, ‘dignity’. It is used in combination with other words in names such as Sharaf-ud-Din ‘honor of religion’ and Sharaf-ud-Dawlah ‘honor of the state’, the latter being the name of a Buwayhid sultan (ruled 983–989). Indian: variant of Shroff.

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


Similar surnames: Sharif, Khalaf, Saraf, Shaban, Shahan, Ashraf, Sarah, Saran, Sharifi

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Sharaf Family Origin

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Sharaf Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Sharaf occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Sharaf's were Keeping Houses.

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