Pronunciation: \p(a)-lmer, pal-mer\
Gender / Sex: girl (Palmer's also a boy name)
Meaning: palm tree
Sounds Like: Palmyra, Palmira
Similar Names: Palmeda, Almera, Elmera, Ellmera, Allmera, Palmeeda, Pallmyra, Pallma, Paloma, Palometa, Pilar
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 151
Palmer \p(a)-lmer, pal-mer\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Palmer), is a variant of Palma (Latin), and the meaning of Palmer is "palm tree".
The baby name Palmer sounds like Palmyra and Palmira. Other similar baby names are Palmeda, Almera, Elmera, Ellmera, Allmera, Palmeeda, Pallmyra, Pallma, Paloma, Palometa and Pilar.
Palmer is not a popular first name for women but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#151 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)