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Arafat Name Meaning

Muslim (?Arafat): ornamental religious name adopted with reference to a plain lying twelve miles southwest of Mecca, where pilgrims spend a day praying during the hajj.

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


Similar surnames: Barakat, Granat, Kraut, Zafar, Sabat, Saft, Arakawa, Arana, Kraft

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Arafat Family Origin

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Arafat Family Occupations

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Arafat Historical Records

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Arafat Life Expectancy

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Between 1983 and 2002, Arafat life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Arafat in 1983 was 76, and 60 in 2002.

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