Harper is a name with English origins. The meaning of the name Harper is harp player. Nicknames for the name Harper include Har and Harp.
Harper is a far more common surname than given name. Famous people with the name Harper include Harper Lee, author of To Kill a Mockingbird. Harper Goff and Harper Simon are musicians. Harper Williams and Harper LeBel are professional American athletes.
Fictional characters with the given name Harper include Harper Connelly from the series by Charlaine Harris (author of the True Blood series). There is Harper Finkle from The Wizards of Waverly Place and Harper Dearing from NCIS.
People who like the name Harper tend to like unisex boy names and feminine girl names.
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