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
flagSpain
25%
7%
5%
56%
39
flagCanada
35%
6%
1%
55%
60
flagUkraine
31%
13%
4%
50%
22
flagAustralia
25%
15%
10%
50%
20
flagNorway
37%
5%
8%
48%
35
flagthe Netherlands
32%
16%
6%
44%
43
flagthe United Kingdom
38%
13%
5%
41%
304
flagGermany
36%
14%
6%
41%
149
flagRepublic of Ireland
44%
9%
6%
39%
43
flagSweden
43%
13%
4%
39%
23
flagIndia
23%
25%
11%
38%
60
flagthe United Arab Emirates
33%
27%
0%
38%
18
flagPoland
40%
11%
11%
36%
11805
flagthe United States
32%
21%
10%
33%
360
flagItaly
39%
14%
12%
34%
41
flagFrance
37%
13%
20%
27%
29
flagDenmark
58%
5%
11%
23%
17
flagUnknown
50%
14%
14%
21%
605

Gender

men28%
women34%
in Portugal
47%
43%
in Poland
11%
10%
in Iceland
11%
11%
in Romania
28%
34%

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