Rzepka (Polish pronunciation: [ʐɛpka])[1] is a Polish surname and given name.

Meaning and originEdit

In Polish, the word means kneecap,[2] but the name is actually derived from the diminutive of rzepa (meaning turnip).[3][4]


Outside of Poland, the name is also prevalent as a surname in Germany and the United States.[5]

Notable peopleEdit

Notable people with this name include:

See alsoEdit