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Origin & Meaning

The name Lander is of English origin.

The meaning of Lander is "property owner".  

It is also of Greek origin, where its meaning is "lion man ".


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 3047 in baby name popularity for boys with 37 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Lander Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Lander has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Lander to other names.


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Related Names

Variants of the name Lander include Landers.

Other Tidbits

Lander falls into the animal name category.

Name Fun

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

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Just for fun, see the name Lander 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 Lander in Nautical Flags page.

Names Like This

English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.