Name for 2nd December-Pepin

Old French name of unknown meaning. It possibly means “awe-inspiring” from Old French bib- “to tremble”. This was the name of three majordomos of Austrasia including Pépin III the Short, who became the first Carolingian king of the Franks. He was the father of Charlemagne. (


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    Bewildertrix said,

    I automatically want to add “The Fat” after it like Pepin II. Also, known as Pippin which I prefer.

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