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Charnas Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): acronymic surname from the Hebrew phrase Chatan Rabi Nahum Sofer ‘son-in-law of rabbi Nahum the Scribe’.

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


Similar surnames: Cherkas, Charney, Cherner, Chaconas, Charles, Athanas, Hanan, Ohara

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Charnas Family Origin

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Charnas Family Occupations

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Charnas Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Charnas Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Charnas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Charnas in 1963 was 75, and 77 in 2004.

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