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Boy Name: Meyer

Name: Meyer
Pronunciation: \me-yer\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: farmer; bright one
Origin: Hebrew
Sounds Like: Maier, Mareo, Marr, Mar, Morey, Meiri, More, Muir
Variant forms: Mayeer, Mayer, Mayor, Meier, Meir, Myer
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 216


Meyer \me-yer\ as a boy's name is of German and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Meyer is "farmer; bright one". Architect Richard Meier; financier Mayer Rothschild.

Meyer has 6 variant forms: Mayeer, Mayer, Mayor, Meier, Meir and Myer.

Baby names that sound like Meyer are Maier, Mareo, Marr, Mar, Morey, Meiri, More and Muir.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Meyer.


Meyer is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#216 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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