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Parker meaning and name origin

Parker \p(a)-rker, par-ker\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Parker), is pronounced PAR-ker. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Parker is "park keeper". Occupational name used as surname, and popular in the 19th century as a given name. Actor Parker Stevenson; musician Charlie Parker; historian Francis Parkman.

Parker has 4 variant forms: Parke, Parkes, Parkman and Parks.

Suggested similar baby names are Barker, Packer and Parken.


Popularity of Parker

Parker is a somewhat popular first name for males (#878 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#47 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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