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Boy Name: Keller

Name: Keller
Pronunciation: \k(el)-ler\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: cellar
Origin: German
Sounds Like: Kyler, Collier, Collyer, Colier, Gayler, Kylar, Kylor, Cuyler, Quiller
Similar Names: Heller, Kellen, Kelle, Kelley, Kepler
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 321


Keller \k(el)-ler\ as a boy's name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Keller is "cellar". Probably referred to someone whose cellar was stored with ales or wine. Also possibly (Irish, Gaelic) "dear friend".

Baby names that sound like Keller are Kyler, Collier, Collyer, Colier, Gayler, Kylar, Kylor, Cuyler and Quiller. Other similar baby names are Heller, Kellen, Kelle, Kelley and Kepler.


Keller is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#321 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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