What does Winter mean?
Winter [win-ter] as a girls' name (also used less commonly as boys' name Winter) is pronounced WIN-ter. It is of Old English origin. Season name. Spring, Summer, and Autumn are the other season names.
Associated with: old english.
(female) Wanter, Wilter, ..
(male) Winder, Winte, .. Middle name pairings:
Winter Nya (W.N.), ..
How popular is Winter?
Winter is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3287 out of 4276, Top 77%) and an even more prominent surname for all people (#1043 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Winter was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its peak position of #549 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Autumn (#67 a year ago), Spring, Summer (#195) and Wynter (#785) are the prominent related forms of Winter (#549 a year ago) appearing in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Winter was at its most widespread 2 years ago (median #774) and has remained as conventional to this day (#719, ▼6%). Autumn, Summer, Winter and Wynter are four of the more chic girl names among these.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Anner, Chanter, Easter▼, Eimer, Ester▼, Eszter (see Esther), Ginger▼, Ginjer (see Ginger), Hester▼, Hunter▼, Inger, Jinger, Jinjer, Kimber▲, Pier, Piper▲, Silver, Walker, Wendee, Wendey (see Wendy), Wileen, Win, Wina, Windy, Winne, Winnie▼, Winny, Winoena (see Winona), Winola, Winona▼, Wistar, Wistarr (see Wistar), Wister, Wisteria and Wynne. These names tend to be less commonly used than Winter.See names in meaning and etymology.