In which European country, the most common surname comes from the word "priest"?

in Portugal
in Poland
in Iceland
in Romania
Such oc­cu­pa­tion­al surname could have been passed to next gen­er­a­tions only in areas dom­i­nat­ed by the Orthodox church, where priests are allowed to marry and have chil­dren. Popescu is the most common surname in Romania.

Answers distribution

in Portugal
in Poland
in Iceland
in Romania
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flagRussia
28%
0%
14%
57%
14
flagLithuania
28%
14%
0%
57%
14
flagCanada
35%
7%
1%
56%
57
flagSpain
27%
9%
6%
51%
33
flagNorway
34%
6%
9%
50%
32
flagthe United Arab Emirates
30%
23%
0%
46%
13
flagGermany
32%
14%
6%
45%
119
flagthe Netherlands
29%
17%
8%
44%
34
flagthe United Kingdom
37%
11%
5%
43%
245
flagAustralia
29%
17%
11%
41%
17
flagUkraine
40%
20%
0%
40%
15
flagRepublic of Ireland
41%
11%
8%
38%
36
flagPoland
39%
11%
11%
37%
8905
flagIndia
23%
26%
12%
37%
56
flagthe United States
32%
20%
10%
33%
326
flagItaly
45%
12%
6%
36%
33
flagSweden
58%
8%
0%
33%
12
flagFrance
36%
12%
24%
28%
25
flagUU
47%
5%
21%
26%
19
flagDenmark
58%
5%
11%
23%
17

Gender

men34%
women35%
in Portugal
45%
42%
in Poland
10%
10%
in Iceland
9%
11%
in Romania
34%
35%

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