Klepp Family History
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Klepp Name Meaning
Eastern German: nickname from Middle High German klapp ‘malicious gossip’, ‘idle chatter’. Compare Klepper. Norwegian: habitational name from any of seventeen farmsteads named Klepp, notably in Agder and Vestlandet, from Old Norse kleppr ‘bluff’, ‘cliff’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Kleppe, Lepp, Klapp, Klepper, Klemp, Kleve, Klipp, Klopp, Knapp, Kemp