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Kaspar Name Meaning

German, Czech (Kašpar), Slovak (Gašpar), and Slovenian (Kaspar and Kašpar): from the personal name Kaspar, Kašpar, which was especially popular in central Europe up to the 18th century. From Persian kaehbaed, khazana-dar, or ganjvaer, all meaning ‘treasure bearer’, it was ascribed by popular tradition in Europe to one of the three Magi. The supposed remains of the Magi were taken in the 12th century from Constantinople to Cologne, where they became objects of veneration. See also Baltazar and Melchior.

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


Similar surnames: Casper, Gaspar, Kasper, Kaspari, Kastor, Kaska, Gasper, Kasparek

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Kaspar Family Origin

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Kaspar Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Cabinetmaker

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kaspar. The most common Kaspar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Kaspar's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kaspar family was Cabinetmaker.

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