An interesting map has been created about the most common European surnames made from occupation names. The map shows at a glance that the most popular occupation surname is Smith, whether it is in Italy, in Russia, in Slovakia or in Hungary. In the south east, Priest is the cool last name and there are some odds like the Czech Republic or Austria, where farmers and miners inspired the dozen names, said.

The map was published by As they wrote, the totals are not done on a scientific basis, the data was collected from the Internet.

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