Nipper Family History
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Nipper Name Meaning
habitational name for someone from Nippe in Hesse. nickname for an alert, astute person, from Middle Low German nip ‘exact’, ‘sharp‘’ (of sight and hearing)’, the -er reflecting the full (masculine) ending.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Kipper, Nipp, Ripper, Napper, Nopper, Tipper, Lipper, Pepper, Lepper