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Gender: Male Meaning of Roper: "rope maker" Origin of Roper: English

The name Roper is a boy's name of English origin meaning "rope maker". Roper and is often added to lists like Cool Cowboy Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "TV Show Title Family Name Game".

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Cowboyish occupational name sure to attract notice.

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Famous People Named Roper

Roper Lethbridge, English academic and MP
Roper Kiesner, American rodeo cowboy, brother of Rider Kiesner

Pop Culture References for the name Roper

"The Ropers," American sitcom, spin-off of "Three's Company"
Steve Roper, often called Roper, main character in comic strip "Steve Roper & Mike Nomad"
Stanley and Helen Roper, characters on TV's "Three's Company"
Alex Roper, female character in movie "Train"
Roper, a tentacled monster in the game Dungeons & Dragons