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TypeSurname (from occupation)
UsageEnglish
PronouncedPron.KOOP-ər
, KUWP-ər
[key]

Meaning & History

Means "barrel maker", from Middle English couper.

Related Names

VariantCoupe
Other Languages & CulturesCuijper, Cuijpers, Cuyper, Cuypers, Kuijpers, Kuiper, Kuipers Dutch
Entry updated October 11, 2012   Contribute