Origin of poppa
First recorded in 1765–75; variant of papa
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Examples from the Web for poppa
And Poppa seemed to have a new softness that he'd seldom seen before.Poppa Needs Shorts
“Poppa left for Monte this morning,” Mamie explained over the soup.Olive in Italy
It is said that she has begged Poppa to let her take the bath immediately after herself.
This was opposed by Poppa, for whom evidently Pomponia's virtue is as salt in the eye.
At Poppa, who came directly after him, they shouted, "Flava coma (yellow hair)!!"