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What does Osker mean?

Osker Pronunciation of Osker [os-ker] as a boys' name has its root in Old English, and the name Osker means "spear of the gods". Osker is a version of Oscar (Old English).

Associated with: old english, spear (warrior).


Osker has 1 variant: Oskar.

1 more relation via Oscar: Ossie.

Creative forms:
(male) Oriker, Othker, ..


Middle name pairings:
Osker Jimmy (O.J.), ..

How popular is Osker?

Osker is a rare given name for males. Osker is an equivalently unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Osker was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its highest position of #1805 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Osker name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Osker outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Oscar (#181 from current records), Oskar (#1509) and Ossie are the prominent variation forms of Osker appearing in the Top 2000. These relations of Osker were popular as birth names during 1880-1889 (average #1238) and are now much less widespread (#1422, 77.1%), with the form Oscar falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Osker, Oscar, Oskar, Ossie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Oscar outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Anker, Asher, Asser, Baker, Deker, Oakes, Ofeer, Ogier, Omer, Osbert, Osei, Osher, Osier, Osmar, Osred, Osten, Riker, Ryker and Usher. These names tend to be more commonly used than Osker.

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