Denes Name Meaning

Hungarian (Dénes): from the personal name Dénes, from Greek Dionysios (see Dennis). Jewish (from Hungary): adoption of the Hungarian surname.

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


Similar surnames: Dienes, Denis, Denys, Debes, Benes, Dees, Remes, Bones, Drewes, Deeb

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Denes Family Occupations

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  • Cabman

    100%

In 1881, the most common Denes occupation in Canada was Cabman. 100% of Denes's were Cabmans.

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Between 1961 and 2004, Denes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Denes in 1961 was 58, and 66 in 2004.

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