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Ruzek Name Meaning

Czech (Ružek): from the vocabulary word ružek ‘little horn’, a diminutive of roh ‘horn’. In Czech this word also means ‘croissant’; as such, it may be a nickname for a baker or pastry chef. DM

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


Similar surnames: Rozek, Rusek, Rojek, Turek, Guzek, Rezek, Bruzek, Dusek, Hudek, Buzek

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Ruzek Family Origin

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Ruzek Family Occupations

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Ruzek Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Ruzek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ruzek in 1954 was 40, and 89 in 2004.

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