Raper Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): variant of Roper. In southern dialects of English, Old English -a- became Middle English -o-, whereas in Yorkshire -a- was preserved and gave rise to this form of the surname. Possibly also an altered spelling of German Röper or Röber (see Roeber).

List of People with Surname Raper

Based on our public records, there are a total of 1,714 people with the surname Raper. Among these people surnamed Raper, there are approximately 403 distinct names, with an average of 4 people who share the same name. James Raper, John Raper and Michael Raper are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Raper, with 30, 30 and 30 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that North Carolina has the most people surnamed Raper, with a total of 237 people, and there are a total of 155 distinct names among these people. Tennessee is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Raper, with a total of 196 people and an average of 134 distinct names.