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Korpela Name Meaning

Finnish: habitational name from a farm so named for its situation, from korpi ‘remote forest’ + the local suffix -la. The surname has been traced back to the 16th century. It is a typical western Finnish surname.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Koskela, Kotila, Kilpela, Portela, Gorrell, Cornell, Norvell, Morera

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Korpela Family Origin

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Korpela Family Occupations

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