Sacca Family History
14-Day Free Trial
GIVE ME ACCESS
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
Similar surnames: Sacco, Bacca, Sica, Vacca, Sack, Zucca, Sanna, Racca, Santa, Sanda