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What does Becker mean?

Becker Pronunciation of Becker [beck-er] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Becker) is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of the name Becker is "stream". Becker is a version of Beck (Old Norse): place name.

Associated with: norse, stream (river).


Creative forms:
(male) Beaser, ..

(female) Beckla, Beckli, ..

Middle name pairings:
Becker Braylen (B.B.), ..

How popular is Becker?

Becker is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#315 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only prominent related form of Becker (not ranked) is Beck (#1227 via latest list). Adoption of this form of Becker reached its most widespread 4 years ago (#1189) and has remained as widespread to this day. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Beck in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Becker and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Becker is pronounced similarly to Baker and Booker. Other recommended names are Ancher, Anker, Archer, Bake, Barber, Barker, Baumer, Bayler, Beacher, Beale, Beamer, Becher, Beckett, Beckham, Beecher, Beemer, Beiler, Benjee, Bennet, Bergen, Berger, Berke, Berklee, Bernet, Bethel, Birkee, Birket (see Birkett), Blake, Bonner, Braser, Brewer, Bricker, Buckey, Buckie, Buckley, Bucky, Bueller, Burke, Decker, Deker, Dekker, Denver, Dexter, Ferrer, Fester, Heder, Helier, Hooker, Jerker (see Eric), Kacper, Keefer, Keer, Kenner, Kepler, Lester, Melker, Meyer, Neper, Nezer, Packer, Parker, Peter, Reiner, Riker, Ryker, Seager, Teger, Telfer, Tucker, Vester, Walker, Weber and Werner. These names tend to be more frequently used than Becker.

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