Sacca Family History
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Sacca Name Meaning
occupational name for a maker or seller of sacks, from medieval Greek sakkos ‘sack’ + the occupational ending -as. occupational name from saccà ‘water carrier’, from Arabic saqqa ‘water carrier’, Turkish saka. Greek: nickname for a person thought to resemble a pelican, by reason of the ‘sack’ or pouch (Greek sakkos) underneath its bill.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press