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Gender: M Meaning of Spencer: "house steward, dispenser of provisions" Origin of Spencer: English Spencer's Popularity in 2013: #251

Spencer is a name that has everything: it's both distinguished sounding and accessible, dignified but Spencer Tracy-like friendly. Picked by several celebrities (a couple of times even for a girl), adding up to an enthusiastically recommended choice.

As a family surname, Spencer became the middle name of Winston Churchill, and was the maiden name of Princess Diana. The surname version was often spelled Spenser in the past, as in Edmund Spenser, the poet known for The Faerie Queene.

The protagonist of Henry James's short story The Jolly Corner" is Spencer Brydon.

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Famous People Named Spencer

Spencer Smith, drummer for Panic! at the Disco
Spencer Tracy, American actor
Spencer Breslin, American actor; brother of Abigail Breslin
Spencer Hawes, American basketball player
Spencer Paysinger, American football player
Charles Spencer Chaplin, American Actor.
Spencer Gooding, son of actor Cuba Gooding Jr
Spencer Shuga Knight, brother of actor Sterling Knight
Spencer List, American actor
Spencer Hawk, son of American pro skater Tony Hawk
Herbert Spencer Gasser, winner of the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine
Lady Diana Spencer, Princess of Wales
Lord Spencer
Spencer Tweedy, son of Jeff Tweedy and drummer in the band Tweedy

Pop Culture References for the Name Spencer

Dr. Spencer Reid, FBI profiler on American drama "Criminal Minds"
Spencer Shay, brother of Carly in Nickelodeon TV show "iCarly"
Spencer Olchin, character from "King Of Queens"
Spencers, a wacky, fun, trendy, party gift shop in malls
Shawn Spencer, main character on Psych
Henry Spencer, Shawn's dad on Psych
Eliot Spencer, character on TV show "Leverage"
Spencer Walsh, recurring character on Good Luck Charlie
Spencer Monroe, portrayed by Austin Nichols on hit TV show, "The Walking Dead"

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