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Family name
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Chapman heraldry.
Meaning From the Saxon word ceapan/cypan. To buy and sell; a trader or shopman.[1]
Region of origin British Isles
Language(s) of origin Anglo/Saxon
Related names Same as Chipman


  1. Arthur, William (1857) An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names. New York: Sheldon, Blakeman. Public Domain.