Yap Name Meaning

English: nickname for a clever or cunning person, from Middle English yap ‘devious’, ‘deceitful’, ‘bent’; ‘shrewd’. Americanized spelling of North German Japp. Chinese: variant of Ye. Filipino: unexplained.

List of People with Surname Yap

In accordance with our records, there are a total of 1,117 people with the surname Yap. Among these people surnamed Yap, there are nearly 425 different names, with an average of 2 people having the same name. Chee Yap, Maria Yap and John Yap are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Yap, with 19, 16 and 15 people respectively.

Besides that, Our findings indicate that California has the highest number of people surnamed Yap, with a total of 425 people, and there are a total of 253 different names among these people. New York is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Yap, with a total of 141 people and an average of 108 different names.