Last name: CLAPP

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CLAPP : This last name is indexed 72,178 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

CLAPP : 1: English (Devon and Somerset): either from Middle English clop(pe) clap(pe) ‘lump’ perhaps denoting a stocky person or Middle English clap(pe) ‘loud noise; noisy idle chatter’.2: Americanized form of German Klapp.3: In some cases also an Americanized form of Slovenian Klep: nickname from klep ‘sharpness of scythe or sickle’ also ‘sharpening with a hammer’.

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