What does Whistler mean?
Whistler /whi-st-ler/ as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Whistler is "whistler or piper". Artist James Whistler.
Associated with: old english.
(male) Wadstler, Whister, ..
(female) Whister, Whistley, ..
How popular is Whistler?
Whistler is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#21335 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Whistler for boys. Whistler has not been ranked in the Top 2000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Recommended names are Alaister, Alaster, Aleister, Alester, Alister, Alyster, Bailer, Beiler, Buttler, Caster, Chandler▼, Chester▼, Chipper, Christer, Christofer, Dieter, Elisher, Fester, Fischer, Fisher▲, Forster, Hiller, Kester, Krister, Kristofer▼, Maither, Miller▲, Nailer, Nester, Quiller, Ritter, Thaxter, Waller, Walter▼, Walther, Webbster, Webster▼, Westbey, Westen, Westley, Wheatlea (see Wheatley), Wheatley, Wheatly, Wheeler, Whitacker (see Whittaker), Whitaker, Whitbeck, Whitbey, Whitby, White, Whitelaw, Whitey, Whitford, Whitlaw, Whitley, Whitman, Whitney, Whittaker, Wickley, Wilber▼, Wilder, Wilek, Willem, Willerd, Willes, Willet, Willey, Wilmer▼, Winter, Winters, Wistar, Wister, Wrisley, Wriston and Wyler. These names tend to be more frequently used than Whistler.