Homer

♂ Name Homer – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Homer

Homer is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Homer

Homer is an Anglicized form of the ancient Greek name Hómēros (Ὅμηρος). The name is popular because of the Greek epic poet Homer who wrote the Iliad and the Odyssey. And Homer Simpson also contributes to his popularity.

Meaning of Homer

Homer means “hostage”, “pledge” or “surety” (from ancient Greek “hómēros/ὅμηρος”).

Pronunciation of Homer

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Name Statistic: Homer is ranked #8435 overall ↑ 15

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 7323 ↓↓ -135
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 4499 ↓↓ -232
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 9770 ↓↓ -317
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 8875 ↓↓ -330
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 6627 ↓ -72
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 7383 ↑ 8
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 13695 ↓↓ -164
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 5262 ↓↓ -932
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 8493 ↑↑ 365
  • 🇫🇷 France: 7400 ↓↓ -361
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 8452 ↑ 5
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 4607 ↓↓ -227
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 13825 ↓↓ -155
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 8886 ↓↓ -641
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 9013 ↓ -10
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 10696 ↓↓ -536
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 12167 ↓↓ -114
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 2770 ↓↓ -1525
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 8990 ↑↑ 306
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