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Sastry Name Meaning

Indian: Hindu (Brahman) name, from Sanskrit šastri ‘versed in the Shastras’ (from šastra ‘book of rules’, ‘religious treatise’).

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


Similar surnames: Mistry, Santry, Sastre, Lastra, Stastny, Castro, Savary, Watry, Hasty

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Sastry Family Origin

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Sastry Family Occupations

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Sastry Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Sastry Life Expectancy

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Between 1983 and 2004, in the United States, Sastry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Sastry in 1983 was 76, and 67 in 2004.

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