Adler Origin and Meaning

The name Adler is a boy's name of German origin meaning "eagle".

Adler is a German-Jewish surname that is beginning to be used occasionally as a first and is among the stylish new German names for boys. Among the distinguished bearers of Adler as a last name are Freud colleague Alfred Adler, actress and influential acting teacher Stella Adler and Guns N' Roses drummer Steve Adler.

# 943 in the US

Adler Rank in US Top 1000

# 501 on Nameberry

Adler Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Adler Popularity

Famous People Named Adler

  • Adler WeissGoldstein (b. 2012), son of reality TV personalities Nikki Weiss and Jill Goldstein of "The Real L Word"
  • Jonathan Adlerinterior designer
  • David A. AdlerAmerican author
  • Steven Adlerfounding drummer for rock band Guns N' Roses
  • Alfred AdlerAustrian medical doctor and psychotherapist
  • Stella Adleractress & acting coach who helped develop "The Method"
  • Lenard AdlerAmerican psychiatrist
  • Adler Lawrence Karp (b. 2019)son of actress Danielle Fishel and producer Jensen Karp

Adler in Pop Culture

  • Adler von Bergmain character in Belgian comics series "Adler" by René Sterne
  • Irene Adler aka The Womancharacter in the Sherlock Holmes series
  • Grace Adlercharacter on "Will & Grace"
  • Derrick Adlercharacter on TV series "Close to Home"