[ 2 syll. an-(c)hor, anc-h-or ] The baby boy name Anchor is pronounced as AENGKer †. Anchor is primarily used in the English language, and its language of origin is English and Germanic. English origin: Its meaning is derived literally from the common word 'anchor'.
Anchor is a form of the Scandinavian name Anker.
Anchor is an infrequently used baby name for boys. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names.
† Pronunciation for Anchor: AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; NG as in "sing (S.IH.NG)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)"