Spina Name Meaning

Italian: topographic name from spina ‘thorn’, ‘thorn bush’, or a habitational name from any of the numerous places named with this word. De Felice believes there may also have been a religious byname involved (probably as the subject of the dedication of a shrine), referring to Christ’s crown of thorns.

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


Similar surnames: Espina, Pina, Spinola, Piana, Pin, Mina, Spring, Spong, Pia, Vina

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Spina Family Origin

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Spina Family Occupations

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  • Musician

    100%

In 1881, the most common Spina occupation in the UK was Musician. 100% of Spina's were Musicians.

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Between 1946 and 2004, Spina life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Spina in 1946 was 54, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Spina

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