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Wilder Meaning


What does Wilder mean?

The name Wilder is of American origin.

The meaning of Wilder is "modern invented name".

Wilder is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Why-el-der.

The Given Name Wilder

A modern invented name, a transferred use of the surname. Some notable surname Wilder's include pioneer author Laura Ingalls Wilder, actor Gene Wilder, and Govenor Douglas Wilder.

Wilder Popularity

In the U.S. in 2017, it ranked 573 in baby name popularity for boys with 472 occurrences. It ranked 4,348 in baby name popularity for girls with 33 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 725 in baby name popularity for boys with 337 occurrences. It ranked 3,974 in baby name popularity for girls with 38 occurrences.

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    Wilder Numerology

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    Wilder Name Fun

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