A decade after Gilbert divorced him, cooper is now married to a Canadian diplomat named Béatrice Maillé.
A passenger sitting in front of him was attempting to sneak photos of cooper on his iPhone.
Later he cut himself off when cooper asked about the comparison to the Jewish community.
"craftsman who makes wooden vessels," attested from late 12c. as a surname, either from Old English (unattested) or from a Low German source akin to Middle Dutch cuper, East Frisian kuper, from Low German kupe (German Kufe) "cask," cognate with Medieval Latin cupa (see coop (n.)).
A dry cooper makes casks, etc., to hold dry goods, a wet cooper those to contain liquids, a white cooper pails, tubs, and the like for domestic or dairy use. [OED]The surname Cowper (pronounced "cooper") preserves a 15c. spelling.