Fruit Name Meaning

Translation of German Frucht, a nickname from Middle High German vrucht ‘fruit’, ‘child’, ‘offspring’, or possibly a Jewish ornamental name or a metonymic occupational name for a fruit grower, from German Frucht ‘fruit’. Americanized spelling of German Fruth. French: metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of fruit, from fruit ‘fruit’ (Latin fructus).

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


Similar surnames: Fruits, Brust, Fait, Faust, Fluitt, Frueh, Stuit, Kruis, Feit, Bruin

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Fruit Family Origin

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Fruit Family Occupations

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  • Barber

    67%
  • Barberess

    33%

In 1881, the most common Fruit occupation in Canada was Barber. 67% of Fruit's were Barbers. Barber and Barberess were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fruit.

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Fruit Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Fruit life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Fruit in 1950 was 66, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fruit

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