What does Keller mean?
Keller /kel-ler/ as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Keller is "cellar". Probably referred to someone whose cellar was stored with ales or wine. Also possibly (Irish, Gaelic) "dear friend".
Associated with: friend.
(male) Kellerry, Koler, ..
(female) Kellerah, Kellerri, ..
How popular is Keller?
Keller is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#290 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name statistics of Keller for boys. Keller was first listed in 1997 and reached its peak rank of #1090 in the U.S. in 2012, and is currently at #1124. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Keller is alike in pronunciation to Colier, Collier, Collyer, Cuyler, Kylar, Kyler▲, Kylor and Quiller. Other suggested similar names are Beiler, Bueller, Delles, Delmer▼, Fuller, Gellert, Helier, Heller, Hiller, Kealey, Keder, Keefer, Keeley, Keer, Keifer, Kelbey, Kelden, Kell, Kellan▲, Kellby, Kelle, Kellen▲, Kelley, Kellin, Kellven, Kelly▼, Kelsey, Kelten, Kelven, Kenlea, Kenlee, Kenley, Kenner, Kepler, Keppler, Kester, Loller, Melker, Mellen, Miller▲, Mueller, Muller, Myller (see Miller), Sellers, Telfer, Tellfer (see Telford) and Waller. These names tend to be more commonly used than Keller.