First name origins & meanings:
- Old English: Wearing a crown; sharply pointed hill
- Old Norse: Ship owner
First name variations: Kinnard, Kinnell, Kippy, Kipp, Kipp, S, Skippy, Skip, Skipp
Last name origins & meanings:
- German: variant of Kipp.
- German: habitational name
for someone from a place called Kipper in Westphalia.
German: from Sorbian kipry ‘weak’, hence a nickname for a frail
or weak-willed person.
- German: from Middle High German
kipper ‘unfair fighter’, hence a nickname for a person of no
- Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kiper 4.
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