What does Fisher mean?
Fisher /fish-er/ as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Fisher is "fisherman". Occupational name. Actor Fisher Stevens.
(male) Feser, Fisherne, ..
(female) Fisheri, Fisherri, ..
How popular is Fisher?
Fisher is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#100 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the baby name statistics of Fisher for boys. Fisher reached its peak rank of #768 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the boy name Fisher and corresponding names. The only other popular related form of Fisher (#768 from recent data) listed in the Top 2000 is Fischer (#1566 from recent data). Adoption of these relations of Fisher is common among parents today (usage of 0.02%). Fisher is the longstanding favorite.
Recommended names are Ailmer (see Aylmer), Alister, Arther▼, Asher▲, Casper▼, Caster, Coster, Didier, Dieter, Dizier (see Desiderio), Einer, Elisher, Faber, Fahed, Fajer, Farmer, Feste, Fester, Fidel, Fielder, Fife, Filbert, Filmer, Finbar, Finlea (see Finlay), Finlee, Finley▲, Finnen, Fisk, Fiske, Folker, Forster, Foster▼, Fowler, Fraser, Frasier, Frazer, Fryer, Fuller, Fylmer (see Filmore), Gasper, Hiller, Jasper▲, Jesper, Kaiser, Kasper, Kester, Kidder, Lester▼, Linder, Lother, Maither, Mather, Miner, Minster, Naseer, Nester, Osher, Osier, Osker, Pieter, Piper, Ridder, River▲, Silver, Tigger, Topher, Usher, Ussher, Uther, Vester, Vischer, Wilber▼, Wilder and Wister. These names tend to be more frequently used than Fisher.