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Pepper (girl)

What does Pepper mean?

Pepper Pronunciation of Pepper [pep-per] as a girls' name (also used less widely as boys' name Pepper). Spicy plant name sometimes used as a nickname for a child's temperament.

Associated with: plant (tree).


Creative forms:
(female) Perper, Poper, ..

(male) Peppar, ..

Middle name pairings:
Pepper Saanvi (P.S.), ..

How popular is Pepper?

Pepper is a rare first name for females but a very popular last name for all people (#2931 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Pepper entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its apex rank of #1435 in the U.S. in 2014, and is at #1511 presently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Pepper name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Pepper outside U.S.

Similar Names

Pepper is pronounced similarly to Piper, Pipere and Pyper. Other suggested similar names are Becker, Harper, Hesper, Hester, Hether, Mercer, Palmer, Parker, Peace, Peale, Peele, Pegeen, Penee, Pennee, Penney, Pepa, Pepita, Peppie, Peppy, Perle, Perley, Perren, Perrey, Pier, Pippa, Pippie, Pippy and Poppy. These names tend to be more frequently used than Pepper.

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