What does Calder mean?
Calder [calder] as a boys' name is pronounced KAHL-der. It is of Celtic and Old English origin, and the meaning of Calder is "stream". Geographical name based on rivulets in the English landscape, such as Brooks and Burne. Sculptor Alexander Calder.
Calder has 1 variant: Caulder.Creative forms:
(male) Calmer, Calter, ..
(female) Calde, Caldy, .. Middle name pairings:
Calder Ishaan (C.I.), ..
How popular is Calder?
Calder is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#6661 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Calder entered the list in 2011 and reached its apex position of #1715 in the U.S. in the year 2014, and is at #1864 presently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related boy names. The only other prominent related form of Calder (#1864 a year ago) is Brooks (#232 a year ago). Adoption of these relations of Calder was at its peak in 2015 (usage of 0.09%). Brooks is the most trendy baby name here.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Balder, Baldor, Baldur, Balfer, Cade, Cadel, Caden, Caide, Caiden▲, Calbert, Cale, Caleb▲, Caley, Calvert, Camden▲, Carden, Carter▲, Carver, Casper▼, Caster, Cayden▲, Chalmer, Colden, Colier, Colter, Colver, Coulter, Culver, Elder, Haider, Halden, Halver, Hayder, Jader, Lander, Malden, Nader, Palmer, Rayder, Sander, Valter, Vander, Walden, Walder, Walker▲, Waller, Walter▼, Wilder▲, Xander▲ and Zander▲. These names tend to be more commonly used than Calder.See names in meaning and etymology.