Faia Name Meaning

Southern Italian: probably from Greek Phagas, a nickname meaning ‘heavy eater’ or ‘glutton’.

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


Similar surnames: Faga, Fata, Fama, Fail, Faria, Fava, Fair, Fara, Saia, Lala

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Faia Family Origin

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Faia Family Occupations

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Between 1963 and 2004, Faia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Faia in 1963 was 63, and 79 in 2004.

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