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De La Paz Name Meaning

Spanish (De la Paz): patronymic from the second element of a personal name formed with the religious suffix de la Paz, from paz ‘peace’ (from Latin pax). Originally it was characteristically adopted by Jewish converts to Christianity, as a translation of Hebrew shalom.

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


Similar surnames: De La Cruz, De Paz, De La Pena, De La Rosa, De Lucca, Delamar

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Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, De La Paz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for De La Paz in 1966 was 54, and 74 in 2004.

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