Dhar Name Meaning

Indian (Bengal) and Bangladeshi: Hindu (Kayasth) name, probably from Bengali dhar ‘credit’ (Sanskrit uddhara ‘deliverance’). Indian (Kashmir): Hindu (Brahman) name of unknown meaning, pronounced dh?r.

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


Similar surnames: Char, Dar, Das, Chad, Shan, Hari, Dear, Dial, Brar, Day

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Dhar Family Origin

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Dhar Family Occupations

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  • Servant

    40%
  • Factory Hand

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dhar family was Laborer. The most common Dhar occupation in Canada was Servant. 40% of Dhar's were Servants. Servant, Factory Hand and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dhar.

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Dhar Historical Records

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Dhar Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1978 and 2004, Dhar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Dhar in 1978 was 71, and 62 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dhar

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