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Sultan Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic sul?tan ‘ruler’. This was the title of rulers in many parts of the Muslim world, including the monarch of the Ottoman Empire. English: see Soden. Spanish (Sultán), Polish (Sultan): nickname for someone who behaved in an outlandish or autocratic manner, from Arabic sul?tan ‘sultan’.

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


Similar surnames: Sultana, Susan, Soltani, Selman, Julian, Ulan, Sullen, Sulton, Stan

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Sultan Family Origin

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Sultan Family Occupations

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  • Porter Parcell

    50%
  • Tailor

    50%

In 1881, Porter Parcell and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sultan. The most common Sultan occupation in the UK was Porter Parcell. 50% of Sultan's were Porter Parcells.

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