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Zipper Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): metronymic from a short form of the female Biblical name Zipporah, meaning ‘bird’ (Exodus 2:21). German: vernacular form of the personal name Cyprianus. East German (of Slavic origin): occupational name for a thresher, from Sorbian cepar.

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


Similar surnames: Kipper, Tipper, Tippen, Lipper, Pepper, Kopper, Kupper, Popper

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Zipper Family Origin

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Zipper Family Occupations

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  • Painter

    40%
  • At Home

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Physician

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Zipper occupation in the USA was Painter. 40% of Zipper's were Painters. Painter, At Home and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zipper. A less common occupation for the Zipper family was Physician.

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Zipper Historical Records

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Zipper Life Expectancy

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