Gender: Male Pronunciation: Akk-er Meaning of Acker: "meadow of oak trees" Origin of Acker: English

Acker Origin and Meaning

The name Acker is a boy's name of English origin meaning "meadow of oak trees".

Acker is a surname name that has not seen much use to date, but given it's lush nature meaning (and the fact that it also means "friend" in Somerset slang) this could be a cute choice for parents looking for something fresh. An added bonus its link to English "Master of the Clarinet" Acker Bilk. The Dutch version, Akker, is also an option.

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Pop Culture References for the name Acker

Ackleigh, Accerly, Acklee, Acklea, Ackerley


clairels Says:



Wildmoonchild Says:


I love the meaning of this name. I was expecting it to mean 'acre' as in the measure of land.

Mhill46 Says:


I completely disagree with nameberry's assessment on this one