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Gender: Male Origin of Kip: American diminution of Christopher

The name Kip is a boy's name . Kip and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia - with middles!".

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Kip Thorne, nobel laureate and long-time colleague of Stephen Hawking, is just one of several Kips who don't have a longer name.

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Famous People Named Kip

Kip Stephen Thorne, American theoretical physicist
Kip Christian Moore, American country music singer
Kevin Ian "Kip" Pardue, American actor
Kip Gamblin, Australian ballet dancer & actor
Kip Carpenter, American Olympic speedskater
Kip Alan Corrington, American NFL football player
Kip Lee Gross, American baseball player
Kip Hanrahan, American jazz musician
Kip Charles Miller, American ice hockey player
Kip Lane Young, American baseball player
Robert "Kip" Wells, American baseball player
Albert Karl "Kip" Selbach, American baseball player
Kiphling Taquana "Kip" Anderson, American R&B singer-songwriter
(Charles Frederick) Kip Winger, American musician of band Winger
Kip Simons, American artistic gymnast
Kip Andersen, American documentary film maker

Pop Culture References for the name Kip

Kip Wilson, main character TV's 'Bosom Buddies' (played by Tom Hanks)
Kip "Half-Sack" Epps, character on TV's "Sons of Anarchy"
Kipling Ronald "Kip" Dynamite, character in movie "Napoleon Dynamite"
Kip Supernova, character in animated film "Escape from Planet Earth"
Means "chicken" in Dutch