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What does Heder mean?

Heder Pronunciation of Heder [hed-er] as a name for boys is of Hebrew derivation, and Heder means "splendor, glory. ornament; citrus fruit". Heder is an alternate spelling of Hadar (Hebrew).


Heder has 1 variant: Hadur.

Creative forms:
(male) Hedet, Hedher, ..

(female) Heden, Hedet, ..

Middle name pairings:
Heder Niko (H.N.), ..

How popular is Heder?

Heder is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#80216 out of 150436, Top 53%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Heder has not been listed in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Heder name in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Heder is pronounced similarly to Haidar, Haider, Haydar, Hayder and Hyder. Other suggested similar names are Ander, Deker, Eder, Elder, Ender, Haden, Heber, Hebor, Hedeon, Hedley, Hedly (see Hedley), Heiner, Helier, Heller, Hesed, Hevel, Hewe, Hewet, Hideo, Homer, Jader, Keder, Keer, Lexer, Meier, Meyer, Nader, Neper, Nezer, Peder, Peer, Peter, Rider, Ryder, Seger, Sender, Teger, Weber and Xever. These names tend to be more commonly used than Heder.

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