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pinWhat does Faber mean?

Faber /fa-ber/ as a boys' name. Faber's name origin is Latin, and the name Faber means "bean". Faber is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -er, of Fabian (Latin): from Fabius.


Faber has 21 related forms via Fabian: Fabe, Fabek, Fabert, Fabianno, Fabiano, Fabianus, Fabien, Fabio, Fabion, Fabius, Fabiyus, Fabyan, Fabyen, Faebian, Faebien, Favian, Favio, Faybian, Faybien, Faybion and Faybionn.

Kreatif forms: Fabes, Fafer, Farer. [more]

pinHow popular is Faber?

Faber is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#3260 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of Faber and associated names. The only prominent related form of Faber (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000 is Fabian (#325 2 years ago). Adoption of this relation of Faber reached its highest in the year 2007 (#253) and is somewhat lower today (#325, 9.6%). Fabian is the clear favorite. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Fabian in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Fabian outside U.S.

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Faber is pronounced similarly to Fabre. Other suggested similar baby names are Fajer, Saber and Taber. Like Faber, these names are not frequently used.