"maker of breeches"

Chaucer Origin and Meaning

The name Chaucer is a boy's name of English origin meaning "maker of breeches".

One of the most distinguished names in literature could become a hero name in a family of poetry-lovers -- or be seen as a trendy new occupational name.

Famous People Named Chaucer

  • Geoffrey ChaucerMedieval English poet; author of "Canterbury Tales"