Haba Family History
Haba Name Meaning
Czech: from a shortened form of any of various Old Czech traditional personal names formed with habat ‘to take’ or from a pet form of Havel . Polish: perhaps a variant of Chaba from a dialect word meaning ‘rib’ or ‘dry branch’. Jewish (from Poland): metonymic occupational name from Polish chaba a kind of coarse white woolen cloth.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022