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What does Shefer mean?

Shefer Pronunciation of Shefer [she-fer] as a name for boys is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of the name Shefer is "handsome". Shefer is a variant form of Shafir (Hebrew).

Associated with: handsome.


Shefer has 2 variants: Shafar and Shafeer.

Creative forms:
(male) Sheder, Sheer, ..

(female) Shemer, Shesel, ..

Middle name pairings:
Shefer Nathan (S.N.), ..

How popular is Shefer?

Shefer is an unusual first name for males. Shefer is an equivalently unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Shefer has yet to be ranked in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Shefer is pronounced similarly to Schaeffer and Schaffer. Other suggested similar names are Balfer, Brewer, Chester, Deker, Dieter, Elemer, Heber, Jaeger, Keder, Keefer, Keer, Kiefer, Kuefer (see Kiefer), Lexer, Loeber, Meyer, Naheer, Nezer, Peder, Peer, Peter, Pieter, Rafer, Saber, Sadler, Saeed, Safir, Sander, Sawyer, Seager, Seeger, Seger, Severn, Severo, Sewerd, Sezar, Shade, Shae, Shafik, Shafiq, Shakir, Shamir, Shane, Shanen, Shaye, Shelbey, Shelley, Shep, Sheplea (see Shepley), Shepp, Shepperd, Shereef, Sherrerd, Shomer, Shubert, Skyler, Sleven, Spear, Speed, Speer, Speero, Spencer, Spenser, Spider, Squier, Steed, Steel, Stefon, Steve, Steven, Teger, Thayer and Weber. These names tend to be more commonly used than Shefer.

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