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Kapoor Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab): Hindu (Khatri) and Sikh name of a clan in the Khatri community, whose ancestor is said to have been called Kapoor Chand. The derivation is from a personal name meaning ‘camphor’ (Sanskrit karpura). In Sanskrit literature, it is quite common as a personal name, and there is also a feminine form, karpurika. Many compound names are also found with karpua as the first element: masculine names such as Karpuravarsha, Karpurasena, as well as feminine names such as Karpuratilaka and Karpuramanjari.

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


Similar surnames: Kaur, Kadar, Kastor, Rapport, Kapper, Kantor, Kaplon, Kapler, Knapton

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