What does Thayer mean?
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. Census)
Thatcher (#862 2 years ago) 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 2014 (usage of 0.138%). Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the boy name Thayer and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
A recommended similar baby name is Traye. Like Thayer, this name is not frequently used.