Yap (disambiguation)

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Yap is an island in the Caroline Islands of the western Pacific Ocean, part of Yap State in the Federated States of Micronesia.

Yap is also a Hakka and Minnan romanization of Ye (surname), a common surname in Asia

People with the surname[edit]

  • Yap Ah Loy (1837–1885), founder of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Yap Kwan Seng (1846–1902), the last Chinese kapitan of Kuala Lumpur
  • Yap Thiam Hien (1913–1989), Indonesian human rights advocate
  • Pedro Yap (1918–2003), Chief Justice of the Philippines
  • Arthur Yap (1943–2006), Singaporean poet
  • Arthur Yap (politician) (born 1965), Filipino politician
  • John Yap (born 1959), British Columbia politician
  • Richard Yap (born 1967), Filipino actor and businessman
  • James Yap (born 1982), Filipino professional basketball superstar
  • Kenny Yap, executive chairman of Qian Hu Corporation
  • Lope Yap, San Francisco-based film director and special effects producer
  • Miranda Yap, chemical engineer

Science and technology[edit]

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