Gips Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): origin uncertain; perhaps a variant of Hipsher, with initial G replacing H due to Russian influence and final s replacing sh due to the confusion between these two sounds in the Yiddish dialect spoken in Lithuania and Belarus.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Gill, Gipe, Niss, Gipp, Gies, Nipps, Ris, Tipps, Guss, Geiss

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Gips Family Origin

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Gips Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Gips occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Gips's were Farmers.

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Between 1952 and 2004, Gips life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Gips in 1952 was 43, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gips

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