What does Rodger mean?
Associated with: famous.
(male) Riger, ..
(female) Rodley, Rodree, .. Middle name pairings:
Rodger Braydon (R.B.), ..
How popular is Rodger?
Rodger is a very prominent first name for men (#525 out of 1220, Top 43%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#15217 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Rodger was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its peak position of #272 in the U.S. during 1940-1949, but is not listed currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Roger (#579 from current records) and Rogers are the popular varying forms of Rodger appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Rodge, are uncommon. These forms of Rodger were popular 8 decades ago (median #287) and have become much less popular since (#1526, ▼97%).
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