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Type Surname (from nickname)
Scripts אבקסיס‎(Hebrew)
Pronounced Pron. AP-KA-SEE(French)  [key·IPA]
Other Forms FormsAbecasis, Abécassis

Meaning & History

From Hebrew אָב (áv) meaning "father" and Arabic قَصَّاص (qaṣṣāṣ) meaning "storyteller, narrator" (used as a title for community leaders and rabbis among North African Jews).
Added 5/24/2020 by HL
Edited 5/25/2020 by HL