What does Gasper mean?
Gasper [gasper] as a name for boys has its roots in Persian and Greek, and Gasper means "treasurer". Gasper is a variant form of Caspar (Persian): Dutch version of Jasper. Gasper is also a derivative of Gaspard (French, Persian).
Associated with: greek.
Gasper has 1 variant: Gaspar.Creative forms:
(male) Gilsper, ..
(female) Gager, .. Middle name pairings:
Gasper Evan (G.E.), ..
How popular is Gasper?
Gasper is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#6653 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Gasper entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its highest rank of #1113 in the U.S. in the 1920s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Gasper listed in the Top 2000 are Jasper (#215 in recent rankings), Casper (#1761), Kacper, Jesper and Gaspar. Usage of these forms of Gasper was widespread among parents in 2015 (median #1662). Jasper has generally been popular among parents, while Casper used to be popular.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Alaster, Asher▲, Asser, Barber, Bayler, Braser, Carter▲, Carver, Caster, Draper, Eadger, Farrer, Fester, Gable, Gaer, Gaige, Gainer, Gainor, Gair, Galen▼, Galten, Galtero (see Gauthier), Galven, Gared, Garek, Garner, Garnet, Garnier, Garret▼, Garve, Garvey, Gascon, Gauge▲, Gautier, Gaven▼, Gayler, Gayner, Gaynor, Gomer, Gower, Grover▼, Gunner▲, Harper▲, Hooper, Hopper, Jagger▲, Javier, Kadeer, Kappler, Kazmer, Lawler, Lawyer, Lester▼, Maier, Nailer, Napier, Naseer, Naser, Neper, Osier, Osker, Palmer, Pepper, Prosper, Rainer, Roper, Sawyer▲, Taber, Taheer, Ussher, Vester, Walter▼, Xander▲, Yaseer and Yasser. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gasper.