Mu Name Meaning

Chinese : in the state of Song during the Spring and Autumn period (722–481 bc) there existed a leader who was posthumously given the name of the duke of Mu. His descendants adopted Mu as their surname. Chinese : variant of Mou 1. Hawaiian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Wu, Bu, Mo, Gu, Mou, Fu, Qu, Ou, Ma, Hu

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Mu Family Origin

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Mu Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Mu occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Mu's were Farmers.

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Between 1955 and 2004, Mu life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mu in 1955 was 46, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mu

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