The name Cooper is a boy's name of English origin meaning "barrel maker". Cooper is ranked #83 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Classic Rock Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Three Strikes, You're Out -- Boys".
From the experts:
The genial yet upscale and preppy Cooper was one of the first occupational last names to catch on -- and Cooper remains a pleasing option.
Cooper began his rapid climb in 1982 and is a popular choice for baby boys. It is wildly popular in Australia, where in some areas Cooper is the top name.
Two surnamed Coopers currently shining a spotlight on the name: Anderson and Bradley, and Cooper/Coop is one of the doctors on Nurse Jackie. Parents of Coopers include Melissa Rivers and Dylan Lauren.
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