Name: Kipling

Origin and Meaning of the Name Kipling

  • Meaning:
    One who cures salmon or herring
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (KIP ling)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Kipling)
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Miscellaneous Info for Kipling

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Transferred use of the surname, which probably means "one who cures salmon or herring", derived from Middle English kypre "salmon".

    Rudyard Kipling is a famous British novelist born in India who wrote 'The Jungle Book' and other works.

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