Pink Name Meaning

English: nickname, possibly for a small person, from Middle English pink, penk ‘minnow’ (Old English pinc). English (southeastern): variant of Pinch. Variant spelling of German Pinck, an indirect occupational name for a blacksmith, an onomatopoeic word imitating the sound of hammering which was perceived as pink(e)pank. German (of Slavic origin): from a diminutive of Sorbian pien ‘log’, ‘tree stump’, hence probably a nickname for a solid or stubby person.

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


Similar surnames: Pick, Pine, Pinn, Penk, Fink, Pin, Zink, Pinks, Spink, Pins

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Pink Family Origin

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Pink Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Labourer

    13%
  • Machinist

    8%
  • School

    8%

In 1881, the most common Pink occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Pink's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pink. A less common occupation for the Pink family was School.

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Pink life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Pink in 1953 was 57, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pink

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