Madan Name Meaning

Indian (Kashmir): Hindu (Brahman) name, probably from an ancestral personal name Madan (from Sanskrit madana ‘god of love, or infatuation’). Indian (Panjab): Hindu (Arora) and Sikh name based on the name of an Arora clan, probably from Persian maidan ‘field’. The name from the Panjab is pronounced m?dan. English: habitational name from Mathon in Herefordshire, or Mattins Farm, Radwinter, in Essex, or Martinfield Green, Saffron Walden, in Essex. The first of these is named with Old English mathm ‘treasure’, ‘gift’.

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


Similar surnames: Dada, Adan, Macon, Rada, Magan, Marzan, Badal, Zaman, Madej, Mandal

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Madan Family Origin

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Madan Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    33%
  • Carder

    17%
  • Cultivateurson

    17%
  • Servant

    17%

In 1881, the most common Madan occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 33% of Madan's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Carder and Cultivateurson were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Madan. A less common occupation for the Madan family was Servant.

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Between 1957 and 2004, Madan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Madan in 1957 was 37, and 41 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Madan

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