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Apostle Name Meaning

Americanized form of Greek Apostolos. Americanized form of Spanish and French Apostol or German Apostel. These were generally derived from nicknames for a man of serious, pious demeanor, though Bahlow suggests that the German name may have denoted one who played the part of an apostle in the passion play.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Postle, Apostol, Postel, Astle, Spittle, Apostolos, Ostler, Kinstle

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Apostle Family Origin

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Apostle Family Occupations

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  • Minister

    100%

In 1880, the most common Apostle occupation in the USA was Minister. 100% of Apostle's were Ministers.

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