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Evjen Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a common farm name from Old Norse efja ‘eddy’, ‘backwater’.

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


Similar surnames: Elden, Engen, Veen, Sveen, Eggen, Eden, Leven, Eben, Eiben, Eiken

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Evjen Family Origin

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Evjen Family Occupations

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Evjen Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Evjen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Evjen in 1952 was 25, and 73 in 2004.

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