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Giza Name Meaning

Polish: nickname from gi?za ‘hind leg of an ox or swine’, possibly applied as a metonymic occupational name for a butcher. Albanian (Gjizë): occupational name for a maker or seller of cheese, from gjizë ‘skim-milk cheese’. In the form Gizas this is also found as a Greek and Aromanian family name.

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


Similar surnames: Maza, Buza, Vida, Giro, Gill, Ginn, Guza, Via, Guba, Mina

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Giza Family Origin

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Giza Family Occupations

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Giza Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Giza Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Giza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Giza in 1950 was 29, and 77 in 2004.

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