Jaber Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic jabir ‘comforter’, ‘healer’, ‘bone-setter’. Jabir ibn ?Abdullah was one of the Companions of the Prophet Muhammad. Jabir ibn Hayyan (c. 721–c. 815) is known as the father of Arabic alchemy.

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


Similar surnames: Gaber, Aber, Faber, Taber, Naber, Raber, Rater, Kaber, Haber, Saber

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Jaber Family Origin

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Jaber Family Occupations

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  • Draper And Grocer

    33%
  • Farming 40 Acres

    33%
  • Railway Labourer

    33%

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In 1881, the most common Jaber occupation in the UK was Draper And Grocer. 33% of Jaber's were Draper And Grocers. A less common occupation for the Jaber family was Railway Labourer. Draper And Grocer and Farming 40 Acres were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jaber.

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Between 1957 and 2004, Jaber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Jaber in 1957 was 30, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jaber

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