Calma Name Meaning

Spanish (Filipino): most probably from Spanish calma ‘stillness’ (of sea, ocean); ‘dull’. The surname, however, is not documented in Spain.

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


Similar surnames: Cala, Alma, Palma, Carda, Falla, Fama, Malta, Palla, Gama, Galea

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Calma Family Origin

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Calma Family Occupations

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  • Gardner

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Calma occupation in the USA was Gardner. 100% of Calma's were Gardners.

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Calma Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Calma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Calma in 1962 was 56, and 58 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Calma

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