User comments for Ripley

Key: Meaning/History Usage Pronunciation Famous Bearer Personal Impression Other

Comments are left by users of this website. They are not checked for accuracy.

In the Alien Quadrilogy, Sigourney Weaver's character was called Ripley.
-- Kae Kae  6/9/2005
In the Alien Quadrilogy, Sigourney Weaver's character was called Ellen Ripley, Ripley being her surname.
-- nenmo  12/13/2010
There's a town in Maine called Ripley. Also, a woman named Alexandra Ripley wrote a sequel to Margaret Mitchell's Gone with the Wind. It's called Scarlett.
-- Anonymous User  11/6/2005
There's also "Ripley's Believe it or Not."
-- breakofday  12/16/2005
This is also the name of actress Thandie Newton's elder daughter.
-- khaotickharma  8/7/2006
This is one of my best friend's names! He likes his name very much.
-- Taydbug112  9/29/2006
I absolutely LOVE this name for a boy!
-- elysa  3/14/2007
This is a really cool, cute little name. For a girl I like "Ripley Thayer".
-- Chloever33  8/17/2007
A famous bearer is Robert Ripley who invented "Ripley's Beleive it or Not!"
-- ilovespencerc  4/12/2008
I find this name annoying for some reason. Maybe it reminds me of Kipling or some other annoying name. It sounds a bit pretentious somehow. I absolutely loathe the name on females. It sounds too boyish for any self-respecting grown woman. And pretty it also isn't.
-- slight night shiver  5/4/2008
Can also be feminine.
-- number1212  12/18/2008
This is the name of one of the main female characters in Nora Roberts' Three Sisters trilogy. It's unique and I do think it suits a girl just fine too.
-- Arieanne  4/5/2009
There is also a small town in Tennessee called Ripley.
-- Ranchie  10/4/2009
There used to be a TV show on CITV called 'Ripley & Scuff'. Naturally, Ripley was one of the characters.
-- Anonymous User  7/30/2010
The name Ripley was given to 97 girls born in the US in 2015.
-- HerculePoirot  7/6/2016
Ripley is the name of one of the main characters in the Lumberjanes comics. She is one of the five girls in Roanoke Cabin.
-- Anonymous User  12/27/2016
This is a cool name. I hate it on a boy, it's okay on a girl, but I think it's best on a cat or dog lol.
-- Katesnames15  4/20/2017

 Add a Comment