Piper, meaning “whistle” or “pipe,” is a great name for girl dogs who are outgoing and tough. Find out more about dogs named Piper.


Name: Piper

Meaning: The name Piper is a derivative of the German pfiefe, which means “whistle” or “pipe.” Over time, the word was translated into Middle English as “pipere” and morphed into Piper.

Personality: Outgoing, Tough

About This Name: Piper has not been a traditionally popular name, but there are a few famous Pipers, including American diplomat Piper Campbell and actress Piper Reese. Another famous Piper is Piper Kerman, whose memoir was adapted into Netflix’s popular series Orange Is the New Black. Famous fictional Pipers are scarce, but there are 2 Pipers in the Marvel Universe.

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