Chapdelaine Family History
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Chapdelaine Name Meaning
French: compound name from Old French chape ‘hooded cloak’, ‘cape’, ‘hat’ + de laine ‘of wool’, probably applied as a metonymic occupational name for a maker of such apparel, or as a nickname for someone who wore a distinctive cloak or hat.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Chapin, Chaplin, Chappell, Chatelain, Chapelle, Chamberlain, Capelle