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Which surname is highest in Punjabi?

Which surname is highest in Punjabi?

Most Common Last Names In Punjab

Rank Surname Percent of Parent
1 Singh 32.80%
2 Kaur 83.36%
3 Kumar 2.04%
4 Devi 0.89%

Is Sethi a high caste?

Sethi is a surname that is found among the Khatri community of India. They are a part of Khukhrain sub-caste among the Khatris which also includes the clans of Anand, Bhasin Chadha, Kohli, Ghai, Sahni (Sawhney) and Suri. The surname is also found among Arora which is another sub-caste of Khatris.

Is Bhalla a Jatt surname?

Indian (Panjab): Hindu (Khatri) and Sikh name based on the name of a clan in the Khatri community.

What is the most common Jatt last name?

Top 10 Jatt Surnames

  • Bajwa.
  • Cheema.
  • Clair.
  • Bains.
  • Johal.
  • Gill.
  • Randhawa.
  • Virk.

What are Sikh last names?

Many Sikhs use the sole Singh and Kaur (without any other family name). Initiation s not necessary to use these Sikh last names.

Are Sethis Muslims?

In Rajasthan and Malwa region of Punjab, there are many Sethis which are Muslim jatts. Sethis are a traditionally agricultural community in Northern India.

What is the caste of ramgarhia?

Occupation and status Ramgarhias traditionally mostly carpenters but included other artisan occupations such as farming, tractor manufacturers, harvester combine manufacturers etc. Generally, Sikh carpenters use Ramgarhia as a surname whereas Hindu carpenters use Dhiman.

Which caste is Upadhyay?

Upadhyaya is a surname used by the ‘Brahman’ community which signifies one who has studied the Upanishads.

Is Saini a Jatt?

Saini is a warrior caste, Jatt is not a caste its a farming or agricultural community. In Punjab both Saini and Jatt are land owner farmers.

Is Gill a Jatt surname?

Gill is One of the larger Jat clans. Historically, the Gills were found as far west as Sargodha and far east as Patiala. Many also settled in the canal colonies of Faisalabad and Sahiwal. They remain the third largest Muslim Jat tribe, after the Sandhus and Sidhus.