Kipper Family History
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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