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Spencer - Meaning of Spencer

What does Spencer mean?

Meaning of the name SpencerSpinserSpenserSpincer

[ 2 syll. (s)pen-cer, sp-enc-er ] The baby girl name Spencer is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being slightly more popular. It is pronounced as SPEHNS-er †. Spencer is of English origin. The name Spencer means 'dispenser of provisions'. See Spencer for more information.

Forms of Spencer include the names Spenser, Spincer, and Spinser.

Spencer is somewhat popular as a baby girl name. The name has been growing in popularity since the 2010s; prior to that, it was of only irregular use. Its usage peaked modestly in 2017 with 0.014% of baby girls being named Spencer. It had a ranking of #975 then. Among all girl names in its family, Spencer was the most popular in 2017. Spencer has in the last century been mainly given to boys.

Baby names that sound like Spencer include Spenser, Spincer, and Spinser.

† English pronunciation for Spencer: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; P as in "pea (P.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)"


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