What does Anchor mean?
Anchor [an-chor] as a boys' name is of English origin, and the meaning of Anchor is "stability". The object as name. Most likely a surname used as a given name, possibly originating as an occupational name.
(male) Alchor, Archor, ..
(female) Anchorri, .. Middle name pairings:
Anchor Angel (A.A.), ..
How popular is Anchor?
Anchor is an uncommon given name for men but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#91004 out of 150436, Top 60%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Anchor has not made it into the list so far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Anchor is pronounced similarly to Ankur. Other recommended names are Abnor, Acer, Achav, Achim, Acton, Alcot, Amador, Amor, Anatol (see Anatole), Ancell, Ander, Andon▼, Andor, Andro, Andros, Anicho, Aniol, Anno, Annson, Anscom, Anso, Anson▲, Ansson, Antenor, Anteo, Anthone (see Anthony), Anthony, Antol, Anton▼, Antwon▼, Anwar, Arch▼, Archard, Archer▲, Archerd, Archie▼, Archy, Arther▼, Arthor, Arthur▼, Artor, Ascot, Asher▲, Ashur, Athol, Athos, Ector, Factor, Hector, Thor and Victor▼. These names tend to be more frequently used than Anchor.