Gaba Name Meaning

Hungarian: from a pet form of the personal name Gábor or Gábriel (see Gabriel). Czech and Slovak (Gába): from a pet form of the personal name Gabriel. Polish: nickname for a bully, from gabac ‘to provoke or molest’. Indian (Panjab): Hindu (Arora, Khatri) and Sikh name, meaning ‘calf’ in Panjabi (from Sanskrit garbha ‘embryo’).

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


Similar surnames: Kaba, Baba, Haba, Kara, Gala, Raba, Gara, Saba, Gaby, Tara

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Gaba Family Origin

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Gaba Family Occupations

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  • Does House Work

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Gaba occupation in the USA was Does House Work. 100% of Gaba's were Does House Works.

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Between 1948 and 2004, Gaba life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Gaba in 1948 was 48, and 83 in 2004.

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