Dym Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Polish dym ‘smoke’.

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


Similar surnames: Rom, Dom, Dam, Dyk, Alm, Dul, Dye, Das, Lim, Dyer

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Dym life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Dym in 1956 was 50, and 79 in 2004.

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