Walter - boys name

Walter name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 94%

Walter name meaning:

Origin: German

Powerful warrior.


Dickens names, Victorian names

Related names

Walter , Galtem, Galterio, Galtero, Gauthier, Gautier, Gualterio, Gualtier, Gualtiero, Gwallter, Quaid, Uaid, Valter, Wal, Wally, Walt

Other boys names beginning with W


Overall UK ranking: 302 out of 4789

155 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (477)

Historical popularity of Walter

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