Papp Family History
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Papp Name Meaning
German (Bavaria, Tyrol) and Dutch: from Middle High German pap ‘baby food’ and Dutch pap ‘porridge’, ‘pap’, hence perhaps a nickname denoting someone who had lost his teeth or subsisted on a meagre diet. Hungarian: from pap ‘priest’, probably an occupational name for someone in the service of a priest or a nickname for a pious person.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Pape, Rapp, Papa, Kapp, Lapp, Plapp, Capp, Happ, Tapp, Napp