What does Lanier mean?
Lanier [lanier] as a boys' name is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Lanier is "woolworker". Occupational name.
Associated with: occupational.
(male) Liner, Linier, ..
(female) Laniet, Lanire, .. Middle name pairings:
Lanier Amani (L.A.), ..
How popular is Lanier?
Lanier is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#1625 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Lanier has not made it into the Top 2000 so far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Banner, Danie, Daniel▼, Garnier, Haniel, Havier, Javier, Kaniel, Lacie, Lamar, Lamarr, Lance▼, Landen, Lander, Landers, Landor, Lane▲, Lange, Lannie, Larie, Latimer, Lawler, Lawyer, Lazer, Leander▼, Liander, Linder, Maier, Napier, Rainier, Ranger, Ranier, Ranieri, Raniero, Raynier, Renier, Sander, Tanier, Tanner, Vander, Xander▲, Xavier▲, Zander▲ and Zavier▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Lanier.