US Popularity:1611
Meaning:Strip of clearing in the woods, striped meadow
Ripley is a gender-neutral name with British origins. Ripley means “strip of clearing in the woods” or “striped meadow.” Rooted in Old English, Ripley derives from the words rippel, meaning “grove” or “thicket,” and leah, meaning “meadow” or “clearing.” You may also recognize the name Ripley from the Alien series of movies that began in 1979 and starred a character called Ellen Ripley.

Ripley Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Ripley is currently #2323 on The Bump
Boy:Ripley is currently #1304 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Ripley is currently #1617 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Ripley is currently #1611 in U.S. births
Boy:Ripley is currently #1510 in U.S. births
Girl:Ripley is currently #1174 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 1
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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