Find the word definition


In Lakota mythology, Čhápa (often misspelled as Capa) is the beaver spirit and lord of domesticity, labor and preparation.

You can hear the word as pronounced by a native speaker here.

Category:Lakota spirit beings Category:Lakota culture Category:Mythological rodents


Chapa may refer to:

  • Čhápa, a mythological rodent
  • Chapa (given name), a feminine given name
  • Chapa (surname), a surname
  • Chapa dynasty, a Gurjar clan
Chapa (surname)

Chapa is a surname. Notable people with the surname include:

  • Damian Chapa (born 1963), American actor
  • Erick Chapa (21st century), Mexican actor
  • María Ceseñas Chapa (born 1952), Mexican politician
  • Miguel Ángel Granados Chapa (1941–2011), Mexican journalist
  • Rudy Chapa (born 1957), American businessperson
  • Tatiana Palacios Chapa (born 1968), Mexican American singer
Chapa (given name)

Chapa is a feminine given name. Notable people with the name include:

  • Linda Chapa LaVia (born 1966), American politician
  • Nora Chapa Mendoza (born 1932), American artist