Szala Name Meaning

Polish: nickname for a short-tempered person, from szalec ‘to rage’. Polish: metonymic occupational name for a merchant, from szala ‘scales’. Hungarian: from the old secular personal name Szala or Zala.

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


Similar surnames: Szalay, Sala, Sabala, Skala, Bala, Gala, Salb, Spada, Saal, Scala

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Szala Family Origin

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Szala Family Occupations

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Between 1957 and 2003, Szala life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Szala in 1957 was 79, and 81 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Szala

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