What does Springer mean?
Springer [springer] as a boys' name is of Middle English and Swedish origin, and the meaning of Springer is "to jump or leap; one who lives near a spring or fountain; running, leaping". Nickname for a lively person or for a traveling entertainer, derived from English, German "springen", Dutch "springhen", and Yiddish "shpringen" meaning "to jump or leap". In Middle English, when it refers to a place, the same word was also used of a plantation of young trees, and in some cases this may be the source of the surname.
(male) Springart, Springley, ..
(female) Springia, Springla, .. Middle name pairings:
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How popular is Springer?
Springer is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#1031 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Springer has yet to be listed in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 Birth Statistics)
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