What does Mather mean?
Mather [math-er] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Mather is "powerful army". Surname of a dynasty of 17th and 18th century Massachusetts theologians, Richard, Increase, and Cotton Mather.
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How popular is Mather?
Mather is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#4884 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Mather has not been listed in the list so far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
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