Tapp Family History
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Tapp Name Meaning
English: from an Old English personal name Tæppa, of uncertain origin and meaning. German: from a short form of the Germanic name Theudobrand, composed of the elements theodo- ‘people’ + brand ‘sword’. North German: nickname for a clumsy person or a simpleton, from Middle Low German tappe ‘oaf’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
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