Zabel Name Meaning

German: from a personal name of Slavic origin. Alternatively, perhaps, from Middle High German zabel ‘board game’ (Latin tabula), hence perhaps a nickname for an inveterate game player. North German: variant of Zobel.

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


Similar surnames: Kabel, Zobel, Gabel, Babel, Habel, Nebel, Aubel, Abel, Gaebel, Tafel

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Zabel Family Origin

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Zabel Family Occupations

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  • Chiropodist

    100%

In 1881, the most common Zabel occupation in the UK was Chiropodist. 100% of Zabel's were Chiropodists.

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Between 1957 and 2004, Zabel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Zabel in 1957 was 70, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zabel

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