Golia Name Meaning

Italian: from the Biblical personal name Golia ‘Goliath’, a nickname for a very large man. Altered spelling of Slovenian Golja, topographic name derived from gol ‘treeless’ or goljava ‘barren land’.

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


Similar surnames: Golias, Gola, Gole, Golba, Golda, Golla, Oliva, Golin, Milia, Goglia

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Between 1959 and 2004, Golia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Golia in 1959 was 40, and 89 in 2004.

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