Gender Masculine & Feminine
Usage Frisian, Dutch
Pronounced Pron. /ˈjɪp/(Dutch)  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

Originally a Frisian short form of names beginning with the Old German element geba meaning "gift". This is the name of a boy in the Dutch children's book series Jip and Janneke, first published 1952.

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Entry updated April 23, 2024