Papalia Family History
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Papalia Name Meaning
Italian and Greek: status name meaning ‘Elias the priest’, from Italian papa ‘priest’, ‘father’ (see Papa) or Greek papas ‘priest’ + the personal name Elia (see Elias).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Papania, Papaleo, Papas, Papazian, Papale, Palla, Palaia, Paglia