Meaning of NIPPER in English

NIPPER

nipp ‧ er /ˈnɪpə $ -ər/ BrE AmE noun [countable] British English informal

[ Date: 1800-1900 ; Origin: nipper 'boy who runs errands for a workman or street seller' , from ⇨ ↑ nip 1 2 ]

a child

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.