Meaning and name origin
Pepe \p(e)-pe\ as a boy's name is of Spanish, Hebrew and Portuguese origin. Pepe is a variant of Jose (Spanish): variant of Joseph. Also a variant of Pedro (Spanish, Portuguese): filmmaker Pedro Almodovar.
There is 1 feminine form of Pepe: Pepita.
Pepe is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#7464 out of 88799, Top 8%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Pepe and its source forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Joseph (#20), Jose (#76) and Pedro (#354). (2014 statistics).