What does Hunter mean?
Hunter /hun-ter/ as a boys' name (also used less widely as girls' name Hunter) is pronounced HUN-ter. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Hunter is "hunter, pursuer". Occupational surname. Journalist Hunter Thompson.
Hunter▲ has 1 variant: Hunt.Kreatif forms: Hubter, Hunher. [more]
How popular is Hunter?
Hunter is a somewhat prominent first name for males (#735 out of 1220, Top 60%) and an even more prominent surname for both adults and children (#153 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name history of Hunter for boys. Hunter reached its highest position of #35 in the U.S. in the year 2000, and is at #40 presently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
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