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Homer Meaning


What does Homer mean?

The name Homer is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Homer is "hostage".

Homer is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ho-mer.

The Given Name Homer

Homer is a form of Homeros. See Homeros for further details.

Homer is quite a luminous name and a welcome find.

This 2 syllable name has a positive vibe and warmth.

An enchanting name that will be loved by parents.

Homer falls into the classic name category.

Homer Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 3,453 in baby name popularity for boys with 32 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 4,020 in baby name popularity for boys with 26 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Homer sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Homer Name Popularity Page.

Homer Related Names

Homer is a form of Homeros.

Famous Homers

    Homer Numerology

    Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

    Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Homer.

    It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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    Homer Name Fun

    Would you like to fingerspell the name Homer in American Sign Language?

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Homer.

    Just for fun, see the name Homer in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

    Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Homer in Nautical Flags page.