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Boy Name: Skipper

Name: Skipper
Pronunciation: \s-kipper, sk(ip)-per\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: ship, boss
Origin: English
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 3849


Skipper \s-kipper, sk(ip)-per\ as a boy's name is a variant of Skip (English), and the meaning of Skipper is "ship, boss".

Similar baby names are Skinner and Skipp.


Skipper is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#3849 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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