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Gender: Male Pronunciation: peh-PINE Meaning of Pepijn: "awe-inspiring" Origin of Pepijn: Dutch form of Pepin

The name Pepijn is a boy's name of Dutch origin meaning "awe-inspiring". Pepijn and is often added to lists like Boy Names Uncommon in the US and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

Pepijn, with its emphasis on the second syllable pronounced with a long i to rhyme with pine, is in the Dutch Top 100. Clipped, energetic-sounding nickname names such as Pep and Pip are stylish in The Netherlands. Could that translate to the English speaking world? Stay tuned.

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Famous People Named Pepijn

Pepijn Aardewijn, Dutch Olympic rower
Pepijn Bijsterbosch, Dutch motorcycle racer
Laut Pepijn, son of Roel van Velzen
Pepijn Lanen, also known as Faberyayo, Dutch rapper and writer

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