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Kipper Name Meaning

German: variant of Kipp. German: habitational name for someone from a place called Kipper in Westphalia. Eastern German: from Sorbian kipry ‘weak’, hence a nickname for a frail or weak-willed person. German: from Middle High German kipper ‘unfair fighter’, hence a nickname for a person of no standing. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kiper 4.

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


Similar surnames: Kopper, Kipfer, Kupper, Kapper, Lipper, Klepper, Nipper, Skipper

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Kipper Family Origin

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Kipper Family Occupations

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  • Cheesemonger

    9%
  • Commercial Traveller Optician

    9%
  • Confectionure

    9%
  • Farmer

    9%

In 1881, the most common Kipper occupation in the UK was Cheesemonger. 9% of Kipper's were Cheesemongers. A less common occupation for the Kipper family was Farmer. Cheesemonger, Commercial Traveller Optician and Confectionure were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kipper.

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Kipper Historical Records

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Kipper Life Expectancy

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