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What does Pepita mean?

Pepita Pronunciation of Pepita [pepi-ta] as a girls' name is of Spanish and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Pepita is "Jehovah increases". Diminutive of Joseph via Pepe.


Pepita has 4 variants: Pepa, Peppie, Peppy and Peta.

Creative forms:
(female) Pepido, Pepira, ..

(male) Pepidy, ..

Middle name pairings:
Pepita Elisabeth (P.E.), ..

How popular is Pepita?

Pepita is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Pepita is also an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Joseph is the only prominent variation form of Pepita (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000. This relation of Pepita was favored by parents 95 years ago (#619). (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Joseph in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Pepita and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Adelita, Alita, Alvita, Amelita, Amrita, Aurita, Babita, Belita, Benita, Bernita, Berrta, Beta, Cetta, Cherita, Danita, Davita, Dellta (see Delta), Denita, Donita, Edita, Felita, Genista, Hanita, Irita, Jenista, Jenita, Jovita, Larita, Leeta, Lenita, Leta, Letta, Lorita, Lulita, Lupita, Luzita, Malita, Meerta, Melita, Melyta, Nakita, Nenita, Neta, Nita, Pamina, Paniya, Parisa, Paulita, Pelia, Pelipa, Pella, Penina, Perdita, Perita, Perlita, Perpetua, Phelia, Phemia, Phila, Pia, Pippa, Pnina, Precia, Purity, Reita, Renita, Rosita, Serita, Tanita, Unita, Venita, Verita, Veta, Vinita and Yonita. These names tend to be more frequently used than Pepita.

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