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Knapp Surname Origin

(Origin German) Knappe, a lad, boy, servant, workman; a squire, whence Knave and Knapsack.

Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.

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