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Elmer Meaning


What does Elmer mean?

The name Elmer is of English origin.

The meaning of Elmer is "famous nobleman".

Elmer is generally used as a boy's name.

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

The Given Name Elmer

Elmer is a form of Aethelmaer. See Aethelmaer for further details.

Elmer is quite a luminous name and a welcome find.

A name fit for a child full of a positive vibe and spirit, a little seeker.

A unique name that will be delightful to parents.

Elmer falls into the classic name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Elmer Bernstein, Elmer Flick, and Elmer Lach.

Elmer Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,259 in baby name popularity for boys with 145 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,220 in baby name popularity for boys with 150 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

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

Elmer Related Names

Elmer is a form of Aethelmaer.

Famous Elmers

  • Elmer Bernstein ~ Musician
  • Elmer Flick ~ Baseball Player
  • Elmer Lach ~ Ice Hockey Player

Elmer Numerology

What will your new littleElmer be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

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Elmer Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Elmer.

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