Gender / Sex: boy
Meaning: farmer; bright one
Sounds Like: Meir, Maier
Similar Names: Geir, Keir, Keer, Mayer, Majer, Myer, Meed, Meilyr, Meino, Meiri, Miner, Meinor, Menor, Muir, Peer
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 1816
Meier \meier\ as a boy's name is a variant of Meyer (German, Hebrew), and the meaning of Meier is "farmer; bright one".
The baby name Meier sounds like Meir and Maier. Other similar baby names are Geir, Keir, Keer, Mayer, Majer, Myer, Meed, Meilyr, Meino, Meiri, Miner, Meinor, Menor, Muir and Peer.
Meier is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#1816 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)