What does Jaeger mean?
Jaeger /jae-ger/ as a boys' name is pronounced JAY-ger. It is of German origin, and the meaning of Jaeger is "hunter". The similar sounding Jagur, a biblical place name, is an Aramaic name meaning "heap of stones; marker".
(male) Jaejar, Jaiger, ..
(female) Jaegeri, Jaejar, ..
How popular is Jaeger?
Jaeger is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#2695 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
The only popular alternative form of Jaeger (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000 is Jagger (#705 from recent data). This relation of Jaeger was at the peak of its popularity 2 years ago (adoption of 0.02%) and is somewhat less widespread today (adoption 0.02%, 27.1% less). Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Jaeger and related names. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Suggested similar names are Alger, Allger, Ameer▲, Bailer, Banner, Baxter, Beemer, Carter▲, Dieter, Eadger, Emeer, Gainer, Granger, Greger, Haider, Hammer, Hayder, Heber, Jabbar, Jacey, Jaden, Jader, Jaeden, Jaedon, Jaelin, Jaffar, Jago, Jagu, Jaice, Jaiden▲, Jaimey, Jamael, Jamarr, Jame, James▼, Jamie▼, Jamsey, Jansen, Jareb, Jared▼, Jasen, Jasper▲, Javier▲, Jayar, Jaycen, Jaydee, Jayvee, Jayvern, Jemar, Jeren, Joiner, Jorge, Jurgen, Kazmer, Keer, Lanier, Lawyer, Mather, Nader, Naegel, Napier, Neper, Nezer, Peer, Rainer, Ranger, Rodger▼, Saber, Seeger, Seger, Taheer, Teger, Walker▲, Xavier▲ and Zavier▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jaeger.