Schiappa Family History
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Schiappa Name Meaning
Italian: probably a reduced form of Schiappapietra (an occupational name for a stone mason or cutter) or Schiappacasse (an occupational name for a docker), formed with Ligurian schiapa ‘to break’, ‘to split’ (standardized to schiappa).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Chiappa, Chappa, Schipper, Schipp, Scianna, Schaap, Scarpa, Schlepp