Skoda Name Meaning

Czech, Slovak, and Slovenian (Škoda): from škoda ‘damage’, ‘loss’; apparently a nickname denoting someone who was accident-prone or a bungler.

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


Similar surnames: Smola, Voda, Skop, Skokan, Sykora, Skala, Koda, Korda, Spada, Seda

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Skoda Family Origin

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Skoda Family Occupations

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  • Shoemaker

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Skoda occupation in the USA was Shoemaker. 100% of Skoda's were Shoemakers.

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Skoda Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Skoda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Skoda in 1945 was 38, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skoda

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