Toran Name Meaning

Galician (Torán): habitational name from the village of Santa María de Torán in Ourense province. Irish: reduced form of O’Toran, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Toráin ‘descendant of Torán’, a personal name formed from a diminutive of tor ‘lord’, ‘hero’, ‘champion’.

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


Similar surnames: Toman, Foran, Moran, Horan, Doran, Boran, Toren, Oran, Koran, Gogan

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Toran Family Origin

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Toran Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Toran occupation in the UK was Dock Lab. 100% of Toran's were Dock Labs.

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Toran Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, Toran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Toran in 1946 was 44, and 77 in 2004.

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