Oriol Name Meaning

Catalan: from the old personal name Oriol (from Latin Aureolus), or in some cases possibly a nickname from Catalan oriol ‘oriole’ (likewise from Latin aureolus ‘golden’), denoting someone thought to resemble the bird. French: nickname, possibly for a flamboyant dresser or sweet singer, from oriol, oriel ‘oriole’, a species of bird of which the male has bright yellow and black plumage.

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


Similar surnames: Orso, Prior, Priolo, Brill, Oros, Koziol, Grill, Orton, Prill, Ori

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Oriol Family Origin

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Oriol Family Occupations

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  • Chocolate Maker

    50%
  • Timber Measurer

    50%

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In 1880, Chocolate Maker and Timber Measurer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Oriol. The most common Oriol occupation in the USA was Chocolate Maker. 50% of Oriol's were Chocolate Makers.

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Between 1962 and 2004, Oriol life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Oriol in 1962 was 32, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oriol

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