Danis Name Meaning

French: from a short form of the personal Jordanis. French and English: from a pet form of Daniel. French: habitational name, with the preposition d(e), for someone from Anixhe in Fexhe-lez-Slins in the Belgian province of Liège, recorded in the 13th century as Anis. Hungarian: patronymic from Dani, a pet form of the personal name Dániel, Hungarian form of Daniel. Czech and Slovak (Daniš): variant of Danek (see Danek). Lithuanian and Latvian: from a derivative of the personal name Danis, Danielius (see Daniel).

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


Similar surnames: Manis, Danos, Danes, Daniel, Danish, Denis, Danks, Janis, Valis

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Cultivateur

    12%
  • Menusier

    6%
  • Voyageur

    6%

In 1881, the most common Danis occupation in Canada was Farmer. 18% of Danis's were Farmers. Farmer, Cultivateur and Menusier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Danis. A less common occupation for the Danis family was Voyageur.

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Between 1940 and 2004, Danis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Danis in 1940 was 45, and 85 in 2004.

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