Karpf Family History
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Karpf Name Meaning
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German karpfe, German Karpfen, a metonymic occupational name for a carp fisherman or seller of these fish, or a nickname for someone with a fishlike appearance (see Karp 1). As a Jewish name it is mainly of ornamental origin.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Karp, Kampf, Kopf, Knopf, Kalp, Harp, Kapp, Kamp, Karch, Karg