Soter Name Meaning

Greek: from the Greek personal name Soterios, an adjectival form meaning ‘redeeming’, ‘saving’, based on the vocabulary word soter ‘savior’, ‘redeemer’ (compare Italian Salvatore), or a reduced form of a patronymic surname based on this (Soterakis, Soteriadis, Soteropoulos, etc.). Soter is also found as an Albanian name.

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


Similar surnames: Soler, Sotir, Ozer, Soder, Boyer, Hoster, Seger, Luter, Sater, Sorber

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Soter Family Origin

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Soter Family Occupations

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  • At School

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Grocer

    25%
  • Retired Wheelwright

    25%

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In 1880, At School, Farmer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Soter. The most common Soter occupation in the USA was At School. 25% of Soter's were At Schools. A less common occupation for the Soter family was Retired Wheelwright.

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Soter Historical Records

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Soter Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Soter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Soter in 1951 was 65, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Soter

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