LanderRate Lander: Do you like this name?
Get creative with Lander | Add to list (0)
Lander meaning and name origin
Lander \l(a)-nder, lan-der\ as a boy's name is of Middle English origin. Occupational name: possibly "laundryman" or "landowner". Also possibly derived from German meaning "picket fence", or from an expression describing a person from a rural area, or from a German/Jewish name for the people of Landau, a city in Germany. Lander, Wyoming was named for explorer and Civil War general Frederick W. Lander.
Lander has 6 variant forms: Land, Landers, Landis, Landiss, Landor and Landry.
Baby names that sound like Lander are Leander, Liander and Linder.
Popularity of Lander
Lander is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#6482 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby names popularity of the name Lander for boys. (2010 statistics) Compare Lander with its variant forms and related boy baby names.