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What does Miner mean?

Miner Pronunciation of Miner as a boys' name means "miner". Occupational name. Also form of Minor.


ASSOCIATED WITH occupational


(male) Mier, ..

(female) Minmar, ..

Miner Franco (M.F.), ..

How popular is Miner?

Miner is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#1597 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Miner was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its apex rank of #1043 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Miner name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Miner outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Minor is the only other popular alternative form of Miner listed in the Top 2000. These forms of Miner were at the apex of their popularity during the years 1880-1889, but now, the version Minor has gone out of style.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Miner, Minor in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Miner and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Miner is pronounced similarly to Maynor, Meinor, Menor, Mouneer, Mouneir, Mounir, Muneer, Muneir, Munir and Mynor. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Abner, Avner, Ebner, Einer, Eizer, Gainer, Heiner, Joiner, Linder, Maier, Majer, Mariner, Mayer, Meier, Meyer, Mike, Mikel, Mikey, Miles, Miller, Minoru, Minos, Minster, Mirek, Myer, Piper, Rainer, Reiner, Rider, Riker, River, Tiger and Winter. These names tend to be more commonly used than Miner.

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