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What does Kip mean?

Kip Pronunciation of Kip as a name for boys is of Old English origin, and Kip means "pointed hill". Kip is an alternate form of Kipp (Old English): place name.

ASSOCIATED WITH Ki-, old english, hill (mountain)





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How popular is Kip?

Kip is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#995 out of 1220, Top 82%) and also a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#79958 out of 150436, Top 53%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Kip was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its apex position of #480 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not in the list currently. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

The only other popular related form of Kip is Kipp. These forms of Kip were favored as baby names 6 decades ago (AVERAGE #724), but now, the version Kip has become somewhat outmoded.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kip, Kipp in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Kip is alike in pronunciation to Cap, Capp, Coop and Cope. Other recommended sound-alike names are Kim, Kit, Pip and Rip. These names tend to be less frequently used than Kip.

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