Name Element PAPPAS

Type Word
Scripts πάππας(Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Greek word meaning "father" (an alternative to the more formal πατήρ (pater)), and later acquiring the meaning "priest".

Related Items

Other Languages & Culturespapa(Ancient Roman) popu(Medieval Slavic)
Surname DescendantsPopov(Bulgarian) Popović(Croatian) Pope(English) Pape(French) Pabst, Pfaff(German) Papadimitriou, Papadopoulos, Papageorgiou, Papaioannou(Greek) Papp(Hungarian) Popovski(Macedonian) Pop, Popa, Popescu(Romanian) Popov(Russian) Popović(Serbian)
Entry updated May 29, 2020