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What does Buhler mean?

Buhler Pronunciation of Buhler [buh-ler] as a name for boys has its root in German, and Buhler means "hill dweller". Buhler is a variant form of Buell (German): use of surnames like Buell.

Associated with: hill (mountain).


Buhler has 1 variant: Bueller.

2 more related forms via Buell: Buel and Buhl.

Creative forms:
(male) Beller, Buhley, ..

(female) Buhbel, Buher, ..

Middle name pairings:
Buhler Dillon (B.D.), ..

How popular is Buhler?

Buhler is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#9984 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Buell and Buel are the prominent varying forms of Buhler (outside Top 2000). Adoption of these forms of Buhler was common a century ago. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Buel, Buell in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Buhler is pronounced similarly to Bailer, Bailor, Bayler, Baylor and Beiler. Other suggested similar names are Adler, Bailee, Baker, Baley, Balfer, Banner, Barber, Baudier, Baxlea (see Baxley), Baxter, Baylen, Beale, Becker, Berger, Bille, Birley, Bonner, Booker, Boslea (see Bosley), Bouvier, Braser, Briley, Broder, Bryley (see Briley), Burges, Burke, Burket, Burl, Burle, Burley, Burlin, Burne, Burnel (see Burnell), Burnet, Busbee, Busbey, Buster, Butler, Buttler, Byrley, Cutler, Cuyler, Fuller, Gayler, Gunter, Heller, Hunter, Keller, Kuefer (see Kiefer), Lawler, Loller, Mueller, Muller, Myller (see Miller), Naheer, Nailer, Quiller, Rutger, Sadler, Schyler, Skyler, Sumner, Taheer, Tailer, Tayler, Tucker, Tyler, Usher, Waller and Wyler. These names tend to be more commonly used than Buhler.

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