Rapp Name Meaning

Swedish: from rapp ‘quick’, ‘prompt’; a soldier’s name, one of the monothematic names adopted by soldiers in the 17th century, before surnames became general in Sweden. German: from Middle High German rapp, rabe ‘raven’ (German Rabe), hence a nickname for someone with black hair, or some other supposed resemblance to the bird. Compare Raven. In some cases the surname may have arisen from a house name, thus denoting someone who lived in a house distinguished by the sign of a raven.

List of People with Surname Rapp

According to our database, there are a total of 4,776 people with the surname Rapp. Among these people surnamed Rapp, there are about 735 unique names, with an average of 6 people who have the same name. Paul Rapp, Karen Rapp and Larry Rapp are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Rapp, with 71, 57 and 47 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that Pennsylvania has the largest number of people surnamed Rapp, with a total of 470 people, and there are a total of 279 unique names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Rapp, with a total of 460 people and an average of 272 unique names.