Hope Name Meaning

Scottish and English: topographic name for someone who lived in a small, enclosed valley, Middle English hop(e), or a habitational name from a place named with this word, of which there are examples in North Yorkshire, Lancashire, Derbyshire, Cheshire, Shropshire, Clwyd, Devon, Herefordshire, Kent, Sussex, and elsewhere. The surname is most common in Scotland and northern England, and it is also established in Ireland. Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads, notably in Hordaland, so named from Old Norse hóp ‘narrow bay’.

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List of People with Surname Hope

According to our database, there are a total of 6,220 people with the surname Hope. Among these people surnamed Hope, there are about 935 unique names, with an average of 6 people who have the same name. Karen Hope, Dorothy Hope and Barbara Hope are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Hope, with 41, 33 and 30 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that Florida has the largest number of people surnamed Hope, with a total of 630 people, and there are a total of 372 unique names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hope, with a total of 514 people and an average of 326 unique names.