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Boy Name: Spear

Name: Spear
Pronunciation: \s-pear\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: spear-man
Origin: English
Sounds Like: Spero, Speero
Variant forms: Speare, Spears, Speer, Speers, Spiers
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 2530


Spear \s-pear\ as a boy's name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Spear is "spear-man". Occupational name.

Spear has 5 variant forms: Speare, Spears, Speer, Speers and Spiers.

Baby names that sound like Spear are Spero and Speero.

View a list of the 39 names that reference Spear.


Spear is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#2530 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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