Garbo Name Meaning

apparently a nickname from Italian garbo ‘polite’, ‘kind’; ‘kindness’, ‘graciousness’; or alternatively from the same word in Venetian dialect meaning ‘curt’, ‘abrupt’. Sicilian variant of Galbo.

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


Similar surnames: Garb, Carbo, Barba, Galbo, Barbo, Pardo, Caro, Zerbo, Garbe, Garro

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Garbo Family Origin

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Garbo Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Garbo occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Garbo's were Laborers.

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Between 1951 and 2004, Garbo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Garbo in 1951 was 44, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Garbo

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