Name: Crépin

Origin and Meaning of the Name Crépin

  • Meaning:
    Curly-headed
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Shoe-making tools
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (kray PAHN)
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Miscellaneous Info for Crépin

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  • Used in:
    French speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Saint Crépin was a Roman lord who converted to Christianism and died a martyr. He is the patron of shoe-makers and shoemenders. His name comes from the French vocabulary word "crépin" that designates all the goods and tools used in shoe-making except for leathers. 'Crépin' has also come to designate the bag in which shoe-makers and shoemenders put their tools. The name has always been rare, and there has been no birth of children bearing this name in France between 1969 and 2005.

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