All About the Name Cooper

“What a cool unisex name option for your little one!”

Gender: Unisex
Meaning: Barrel maker
Origin: English
Current Popularity: #83 (for a boy)

More about the name Cooper:

Cooper is a unisex name of English origin, meaning: “barrel maker.” Cooper was an English occupational name for a maker and repairer of wooden vessels such as barrels, tubs, buckets, casks, and vats. The name comes from Middle English couper, from Middle Dutch kuper, a derivative of kup ‘tub,’ ‘container,’ borrowed into English as coop. The popularity of the surname, its cognates, and equivalents bear witness that it was one of the chief specialist trades in the Middle Ages in Europe.

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