Sapper Family History
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Sapper Name Meaning
Southern German: probably from an agent derivative of Middle High German sappen ‘to walk away awkwardly’; ‘to gather or acquire’, hence a nickname for someone with a slow, clumsy gait, or a greedy person.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Tapper, Kapper, Klapper, Napper, Lepper, Kipper, Capper, Speer