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Koppel Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German koppel ‘enclosed common pasture’, hence a topographic name for someone living near such pasture, or possibly a status name for a commoner, i.e. someone who had the right to use such land for his livestock. German: from the Silesian dialect word Köppel ‘head’, a nickname for someone with a visible deformity or peculiarity of the head. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name kopl, a pet form of Jakob (see Jacob).

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


Similar surnames: Kopel, Koeppel, Kopper, Kopp, Kappel, Koppe, Oppel, Koppen, Kogel

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Koppel Family Origin

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Koppel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Barber

    4%
  • Bl

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Koppel family was Bl. The most common Koppel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Koppel's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Koppel.

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Koppel Life Expectancy

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