Gender: Male Meaning of Hopper: "hop grower or seller" Origin of Hopper: English

The name Hopper is a boy's name of English origin meaning "hop grower or seller". Hopper and is often added to lists like Attitude Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

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Sean and Robin Wright Penn chose this name for their son to honor their friend Dennis Hopper; others might associate it with the painter Edward. Couldn't be more spirited.

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AshleyLauren84 Says:


Love this name. Working in the education field for over 15 years I have heared a lot of different names but never this one. I like it and I put it on my list. I think it only goes with an H last name as well. It grew on me. Also I’m a Stranger things fan ;)