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Rafiq Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic rafiq ‘intimate friend’, ‘companion’ (see the Qur’an 4:69). The name is used in combinations such as Rafiq ul-Islam ‘friend of Islam’.

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


Similar surnames: Rahim, Sadiq, Tariq, Radi, Rais, Safi, Rashid, Raffa, Raia, Radin

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Rafiq Family Origin

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Rafiq Family Occupations

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Rafiq Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Rafiq Life Expectancy

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Between 1987 and 2003, in the United States, Rafiq life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Rafiq in 1987 was 39, and 58 in 2003.

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