Ryba Name Meaning

Polish, Czech, Slovak, and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name, nickname, or an ornamental name from the common Slavic word ryba ‘fish’. As an occupational name it may have denoted a fisherman or a seller of fish. As a nickname it may have been bestowed on account of some fancied physical resemblance to a fish. AC, DM, AB

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


Similar surnames: Rybak, Riba, Rybka, Raba, Ribar, Rosa, Kuba, Baba, Haba, Juba

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Ryba Family Origin

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Ryba Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Shoe Shop

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ryba family was Tailor. Farmer and Shoe Shop were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ryba. The most common Ryba occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Ryba's were Farmers.

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Ryba Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Ryba life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Ryba in 1951 was 51, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ryba

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