"rope maker"

Roper Origin and Meaning

The name Roper is a boy's name of English origin meaning "rope maker".

Cowboyish occupational name sure to attract notice.

Famous People Named Roper

  • Roper LethbridgeEnglish academic and MP
  • Roper KiesnerAmerican rodeo cowboy, brother of Rider Kiesner

Roper in Pop Culture

  • "The Ropers" American sitcom, spin,off of "Three's Company"
  • Steve Roperoften called Roper, main character in comic strip "Steve Roper & Mike Nomad"
  • Stanley and Helen Ropercharacters on TV's "Three's Company"
  • Alex Roperfemale character in movie "Train"
  • Ropera tentacled monster in the game Dungeons & Dragons