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Wolny Name Meaning

Polish: status name for a freedman, one who had been released from the feudal obligations of serfdom, from Polish wolny ‘free’. It may also have been a nickname meaning ‘free’.

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


Similar surnames: Wozny, Wolsky, Coley, Wolan, Wazny, Worby, Olney, Welby, Wolek

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Wolny Family Occupations

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Wolny Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Wolny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Wolny in 1963 was 77, and 82 in 2004.

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