Seda Name Meaning

Jewish (Sephardic) and Catalan: metonymic occupational name for a silk merchant, from seda ‘silk’. Portuguese: habitational name from a place so called in the Portuguese region of Alentejo. Czech (Šeda): nickname from the adjective šedý ‘gray(-haired)’. Polish (Seda): from Seda, a pet form of the Polish personal names Sedzimir, composed of the elements sadzic ‘to judge’ + mir ‘peace’, or Sedziwoj, from sadzic ‘to judge’ + woj ‘warrior’.

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


Similar surnames: Sada, Seta, Serda, Sera, Reda, Sava, Sens, Ueda, Meda, Vida

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Seda Family Origin

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Seda Family Occupations

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  • Stone Mason

    50%
  • Wood Finisher

    50%

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In 1880, Stone Mason and Wood Finisher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Seda. The most common Seda occupation in the USA was Stone Mason. 50% of Seda's were Stone Masons.

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Between 1943 and 2004, Seda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Seda in 1943 was 26, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seda

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