Gaida Name Meaning

Lithuanian: nickname from gaidys ‘rooster’. Latvian: from a personal name, Gaida, based on the verb gaidit ‘to wait’. Polish and Lithuanian: variant spelling of Gajda. Respelling of French Gaide, from Gaido, a personal name of Germanic origin, possibly related to gar, ger ‘lance’, ‘spear’.

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


Similar surnames: Gajda, Gayda, Gazda, Vida, Gaia, Guida, Rada, Gard, Ida, Gaeta

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Gaida Family Origin

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Gaida Family Occupations

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  • Works On Farm

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Gaida occupation in the USA was Works On Farm. 100% of Gaida's were Works On Farms.

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Gaida Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Gaida life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Gaida in 1954 was 48, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaida

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