Cooper Name Meaning & Origin

Cooper

Pronunciation: KOO-per (key)

Origin of the name Cooper:

Transferred use of the English surname that originated as an occupational name for a cooper, a cask or barrel maker or seller. It is derived from the Middle English couper (a cask). Short: Coop.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Nicknames for Cooper

Coop, Coops, Coopey, Super Cooper, Coop-man, Coop-Dog, Coopster, Coopa Troopa

Meanings and history of the name Cooper
Famous real-life people named Cooper

Cooper Manning (Peyton and Eli's brother)

Cooper in song, story & screen

Dr. Cooper Freedman, character on TV show "Private Practice"
Cooper Whedon, character on TV show "Brothers & Sisters"
Cooper Nielson, character in movie "Center Stage"
Cooper, the Brooks family's dog in the American Girl McKenna books
Cooper Barton, son of Clint Barton in the Marvel Cinematic Universe

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