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Levant Name Meaning

French (Brittany, Touraine): from French levant ‘east’, a topographic name for someone who lived in the eastern part of a town or settlement, or outside it to the east; or a regional name for someone who had migrated westward (and so was regarded as coming from the east). It may also denote someone from the Levant, the eastern Mediterranean (see Leventis).

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


Similar surnames: Levan, Lemont, Levene, Levens, Levert, Leven, Savant, Servant, Lant

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Levant Family Origin

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Levant Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Clerk In Store

    17%
  • Engineer

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Levant occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Levant's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Levant family was Farmer. Laborer, Clerk In Store and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Levant.

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Levant Historical Records

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Levant Life Expectancy

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