First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Skippy

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In reference to Skippy the Bush Kangaroo, an Australian television series of the 1960s.

  1. Nickname given to people of Australian origin by the British.

Notable Persons With the Name Skippy

Skippy Blair is a famous human. Skippy was born in 1924.


Skippy Williams was a notable person. Skippy was born on July 27th, 1916. He passed away on February 28th, 1994.


Skippy Hamahona is a notable person. Skippy was born on January 1st, 1975.


Skippy Whitaker was a basketball player for the Boston Celtics. Skippy was born on August 29th, 1930. Skippy is also known as Skippy. He passed away in 1990.


Skippy Roberge was a baseball player. Skippy was born on May 19th, 1917 in Lowell, Massachusetts. He died on June 7th, 1993.


Fun Facts about the name Skippy

  • How Popular is the name Skippy? Skippy is the 24,839th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Skippy have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 219 babies born with the first name Skippy in the United States. That's more than enough people named Skippy to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Skippy? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1933 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Skippy first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Skippy is Friday, February 1st, 1895.
  • What year had the most people named Skippy born? The highest recorded use of the first name Skippy was in 1950 with a total of 25 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Skippy: Your name in reverse order is Yppiks. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Pkyips. How do you pronounce that?

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What does the name Skippy mean?

Sis for strength, there when needed.

Kis for kindle, the warmth in others.

Iis for incorruptible, always standing up for what is right

Pis for pastimes, for you have many.

Pis for pure, the spiritual side of you.

Yis for youthful, your eternal look.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.