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Origin and Meaning of Rimple

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Rim"ple
A fold or wrinkle. See Rumple.

Etymology: AS. hrimpele, or rimpel. See Rumple

verb Rim"ple
To rumple; to wrinkle.

From Middle English rimpel, rympyl, from Old English *hrimpele, hrympelle (“wrinkle, rimple”), from Proto-Germanic *hrumpiljǭ, related to Old English hrimpan (“to wrinkle, rimple”), from Proto-Germanic *hrempaną (“to bend, curve, make waves, wrinkle”).

  1. wrinkle

Notable Persons With the Last Name Rimple

Clyde was born on June 16th, 1937 in Marabella.


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Popularity of Rimple as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rimple U.S.
  White 52.48% 64.26%
  African American 35.64% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.94% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rimple

People with the last name Rimple are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Rimple

  • How Popular is the name Rimple? As a last name Rimple was the 159,712th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Rimple? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Rimple was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Rimple: Your name in reverse order is Elpmir. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iermlp. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rimple? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 101 people with the last name Rimple.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rimple? Rimple is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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Past life for Rimple born Dec 3, 1967

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 Northern India approximately on 1100. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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