What does Thayer mean?
Associated with: old english.
(male) Thaner, Thayerry, ..
(female) Thayerra, Thayerre, ..
How popular is Thayer?
Thayer is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#2014 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with similar and related boy names. Thatcher (#902 in recent rankings) is the only prominent alternative form of Thayer (not ranked). Other variants, like Thacher, are seldom used. Adoption of this relation of Thayer was common in the year 2014 and has remained as widespread to this day. Below is a graphed study of the ranking of the boy name Thayer and affiliated names. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Thayer is pronounced similarly to Thor. Other recommended names are Baker, Brazer, Cramer, Draper, Dwyer, Faber, Fajer, Fraser, Gaer, Gayler, Gayner, Hayder, Jader, Lawyer, Lazer, Mayeer, Mayer, Meyer▼, Myer, Naser, Rafer, Rayder, Royer, Saber, Sawyer▲, Sayer, Shafeer, Shakeer, Shaye, Shomer, Slater, Taber, Tabor, Taheer, Tahir, Tailer, Takeo, Tamir, Tanier, Tarek, Taren, Tareq, Tate▲, Tavee, Tay, Tayber, Tayler, Tayte, Thad▼, Thadeus, Thady, Thaine, Thandy, Thane, Tharon, Thayne, Theo▲, Thole, Tiger, Tigger, Topher, Torger, Tower, Tracey▼, Traver, Travers, Traye, Troye, Tsar, Turner▲, Tye, Tyler▼, Tyr and Weaver. These names tend to be more frequently used than Thayer.