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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #1303 most popular

What does the name "Piper" mean?

Piper (English): Flute Player

The name "Piper" is of English origin and it means "Flute Player". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.

P is for popular, that you are!

I is for intense, your zest of living.

P is for perfection, it's what you seek.

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

R is for rational, the way you think.

Your name in reverse order is "Repip". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Irppe". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Piper" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Piper? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 30,657 babies born with the name Piper in the United States. That's more than enough Pipers to occupy the territory of Gibraltar (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 29,441 (as of July 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1951 when it was given to 11 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Piper" was in 2014 with a total of 3,840 babies. (That's a lot of baby Pipers)

According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Piper" is not a popular baby girl's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 59 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 2009. Across the entire United States a total of 2,193 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Piper popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Piper in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Piper

Piper Perabo

Piper Perabo is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1997 to present. Piper was born in 1977 as Piper Lisa Perabo in Dallas, Texas.


Piper Laurie

Piper Laurie is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1950 to present. Piper was born in 1932 as Rosetta Jacobs in Detroit, Michigan, U.S.


Past life for Piper born Mar 11, 1926

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Germany approximately on 775. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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