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Nagarajan Surname Meaning

Indian (Kerala Tamil Nadu): from a personal name derived from Sanskrit nāgarāja ‘serpent king’ (from nāga ‘serpent cobra’ + rāja ‘king’) an epithet of the serpent king Shesha + the Tamil-Malayalam third-person masculine singular suffix -n. — Note: Since South Indians traditionally do not have hereditary surnames this name was in most cases registered as such only after immigration of its bearers to the US.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Natarajan, Narayanan, Jayaraman, Rajan, Raghavan, Narayan, Agarwal

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Between 1988 and 2001, in the United States, Nagarajan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Nagarajan in 1988 was 49, and 59 in 2001.

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