What does Walker mean?
Occupational name: in the medieval era, workers trod on the wool to cleanse of impurities. Also possibly "wall swamp", referring to the location of a family homestead near a swamp and a city wall. Author Walker Percy; photographer Walker Evans.
VariationsKreatif forms: Walkerby, Walver, Whiker. [more]
How popular is Walker?
Walker is a somewhat popular first name for men (#997 out of 1220, Top 82%) and an even more popular surname for both adults and children (#28 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the baby name history of Walker for boys. Walker reached its apex rank of #327 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (Top 1000 Names, 2014)
Thinking of names?
Walker▲ is pronounced similarly to Yakar. Other recommended similar baby names are Baker, Balder, Balfer, Barker, Calder, Falke, Falken, Falkner, Folker, Halver, Melker, Packer, Palmer▼, Parker▲, Valter, Volker, Wagner, Wake, Walden, Walder, Waleed, Waller, Walter▼, Walther, Warner▼, Wilber▼, Wilder, Wilkes, Wilmer▼, Wyler and Wylmer. These names tend to be less frequently used than Walker.