Feige Name Meaning

German: variant of Feig. German: topographic name for someone who lived by a fig tree, or metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of figs, from Middle High German vige (Old High German figa, from Latin ficus). Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish female personal name Feyge, a back-formation from Feygl (see Feigel), as if this contained the diminutive suffix -l.

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


Similar surnames: Feigel, Feig, Feiner, Geiger, Berge, Hege, Eike, Deike, Wege, Beigel

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Feige Family Origin

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Feige Family Occupations

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  • Straw Worker

    100%

In 1881, the most common Feige occupation in Canada was Straw Worker. 100% of Feige's were Straw Workers.

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Feige Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Feige life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Feige in 1953 was 48, and 97 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Feige

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