Girl name origins & meanings
- English : High hill
Boy name origins & meanings
- Old English : Wearing a crown; sharply pointed hill
Family name origins & meanings
- English : from Middle English Kipp, perhaps a byname for a fat man, from an unattested Old English form Cyppe, which according to Reaney is from the Germanic root kupp ‘to swell’.
- German : topographic name for someone living on a hill, from Kippe ‘edge’, ‘brink’.
- German : from Sorbian kipry ‘weak’ (Czech kyprý).