Variation of Pepin

Pippin Origin and Meaning

The name Pippin is a boy's name of German origin meaning "awe-inspiring".

Super-sweet name that was the title of a Broadway play -- but best known as a type of apple. The Dutch variation is Pepijn is finding some popularity in that country, where short nickname names are stylish.

# 1208 on Nameberry

Pippin Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Pippin Popularity

Famous People Named Pippin

  • Pippin ParkerAmerican playwright
  • Scottie PippinAmerican basketball player

Pippin in Pop Culture

  • Peregrin "Pippin" Tookhobbit character in "The Lord of the Rings"
  • King of the Pippinsapple variety aka Princess Pippin
  • "Pippin" Broadway musical (very) loosely based on the life of Pepin, the son of Charlemagne
  • Pippinmain character in British children's comic "Pippin" and TV series "Pogles' Wood"
  • PippinsGirl Guides for ages 5,6
  • Pippincharacter in anime and manga "Berserk"