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Boy Name: Kiefer

Name: Kiefer
Pronunciation: \ki(e)-fer\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: barrel maker
Origin: German
Sounds Like: Kefir, Geofrey, Geoffry, Geoffery, Geffrey, Geofry
Variant forms: Keefer, Keifer, Kieffer, Kiefner, Kieffner, Kiefert, Kuefer, Kueffner
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 4333


Kiefer \ki(e)-fer\ as a boy's name is pronounced KEE-fer. It is of German origin, and the meaning of Kiefer is "barrel maker". Variant of Cooper. Actor Kiefer Sutherland; painter Anselm Kiefer.

Kiefer has 8 variant forms: Keefer, Keifer, Kieffer, Kiefner, Kieffner, Kiefert, Kuefer and Kueffner.

Baby names that sound like Kiefer are Kefir, Geofrey, Geoffry, Geoffery, Geffrey and Geofry.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Kiefer.


Kiefer is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#4333 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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