Elmer

Colors Related to this Name: Black, Purple

Qualities Related to this Name: Born Leader, Visionary

Popularity: This is a popular name in the US. Ranking #1151 in 2013 and #1138 in 2014.

Famous People

Elmer Kelton (Writer), Elmer Clifton (Movie Actor), Elmer Booth (Movie Actor)

Meaning

In English

Origin: Medieval variant of the given name Aylmer, from Old English æþel ‎(“noble”) + mær ‎(“famous”) .

Meaning(s):

-( male name -comes from the Old English language-) transferred back from the last name in the 19th century U.S.

-(last name -comes from the language-)

In Swedish

Origin: Borrowed from the English (American) Elmer in the 19th century.

Meaning(s):

-( male name).

In Danish

Origin: Borrowed from the English (American) Elmer in the 19th century.

Meaning(s):

-( male name).

In Finnish

Origin: Borrowed from the (American) English Elmer in the 19th century.

Meaning(s):

-( male name).