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Type Surname (from given name)
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. PEEPS  [key]
Other Forms FormsPeppiatt ("little Pepis")

Meaning & History

From the medieval personal name Pepis, a form of Old French Pepin, brought into England by the Normans. It may have been based on an earlier nickname meaning "awesome". It is standardly pronounced "peeps". The English diarist Samuel Pepys (1633-1703) was a famous bearer.
Added 10/10/2013 by babycrookston