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Name Roger

Origin:From Old High German words for fame and spearTools:

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Gender:male
Languages of use:German, French, English
US 2015 rank:#579     ... 577:Soren, 578:Uriah, 579:Roger, 580:Nathanael, 581:Emmitt ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Tøger, Asger, Gomer, Grover, Holger, Homer, Inger, Notger, Omer, Ömer     Details
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About Roger, the group of names with the same origin as Roger

Language of origin:Old High German
Info about origin:old Germanic two-element name
 the form Roger was brought to Britain by the Normans where this name displaced the native form Hrothgar
Words:hruod = the fame  Old High German
 ger = the spear  Old High German
Topics:Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:11:Roger Belgium 2013
Old/original forms:Hrodgar Old High German, Hrodger Old High German, Hrothgar Old English
Name variants:Roger, Rogério, Rudger, Rüdiger, Ruggero   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
Belgium prevalence 2013 11
England+Wales decadesGraph1974 96,  1964 61,  1954 41,  1944 131934 67
SpainGraph2009 942008 98,  2007 100,  2006 99
Sweden prevalence 2014 66
Switzerland 1997 152
Switzerland prevalence 2013 27
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 257,  1980-1989 163,  1970-1979 92,  1960-1969 50
USA prevalence 1990 50
USA yearlyGraph2015 579,  2014 581,  2013 556,  2012 565,  2011 527,  2010 511,  2009 496,  2008 462,  2007 467,  2006 455,  2005 417,  2004 413,  2003 394,  2002 384,  2001 369,  2000 374,  1999 358,  1998 347,  1997 325,  1996 285,  1995 278,  1994 264,  1993 253
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