What does Fischer mean?
Associated with: old english.
(male) Ficher, Fischra, ..
(female) Fisches, Fischna, .. Middle name pairings:
Fischer Shayne (F.S.), ..
How popular is Fischer?
Fischer is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#419 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Fischer was first listed in 2006 and reached its highest rank of #1545 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. The only other popular varying form of Fischer (#1545 via latest list) is Fisher (#799 via latest list). These forms of Fischer were favored less than a decade ago (median #1167) and have remained as popular to this day. Fisher is more familiar than the rest.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Ancher, Archer▲, Asher▲, Beacher, Becher, Beecher, Butcher, Elisher, Fester, Fiachra, Fiacre, Fielder, Filmer, Fiske, Fitch, Flecher, Fletcher▲, Foster▼, Osher, Thacher, Usher, Ussher, Vischer and Wister. These names tend to be more commonly used than Fischer.See names in meaning and etymology.