Gaspar Family History
Gaspar Name Meaning
Spanish Catalan Portuguese French and German; Hungarian (Gáspár): from the personal name Gaspar (in German this is a variant of Kaspar in French a variant of Gaspard ) Hungarian Gáspár an equivalent of Casper . Slovak Croatian Serbian and Slovenian (Gašpar; Slovak also Gášpár Gašpár Gášpar): from the Slovak Croatian and Serbian personal name Gašpar (see Casper ) and from the same Slovenian dialect form of the personal name Gašper (see Gasper ). In North America this surname may also be a shortened form of patronymics like Slovak Gašparovič (see Gasparovic ) and Gašparík Croatian Gašparić and Gašparović Slovenian Gašparič.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press