Om Name Meaning

Indian (Uttar Pradesh): Hindu (Brahman) name, from Sanskrit om, the Hindu sacred and mystic syllable uttered at the beginning of prayers, etc. Korean: unexplained. Cambodian or other Southeast Asian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Som, Ou, Um, Sem, Hom, Ok, Ohm, Oum, Lim, Noh

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Om Family Origin

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Om Family Occupations

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In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Om. 60% of Om men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    60%
  • Laborer
    40%

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Om Life Expectancy

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Between 1977 and 2004, in the United States, Om life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Om in 1977 was 68, and 67 in 2004.

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