What does Gomer mean?
Gomer [gomer] as a boys' name is of Hebrew and Old English origin, and the meaning of Gomer is "complete; good, famous". Biblical: the son of Japheth and grandson of Noah. As a surname, it derives from Old English gôd "good" and mær "famous". Made known as the goofy marine in the 1960s TV series "Gomer Pyle".
(male) Gamer, Gomerd, ..
(female) Gomere, Gomeri, .. Middle name pairings:
Gomer Jordyn (G.J.), ..
How popular is Gomer?
Gomer is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#18177 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Gomer entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its top position of #1855 in the U.S. then, but is not listed currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Amer, Ammer, Aymer, Dover, Elmer▼, Gaer, Gamel, Ger, Gilmer, Glover, Gore, Goren, Gower, Greer, Grover▼, Homer▼, Omer▼, Roger▼, Roper, Rover, Royer, Shomer, Sommer, Tower, Ulmer and Umer. These names tend to be more commonly used than Gomer.See names in meaning and etymology.