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Gender: Male Meaning of Adler: "eagle" Origin of Adler: German

The name Adler is a boy's name of German origin meaning "eagle". Adler and is often added to lists like If You Like Oscar, You Might Love.... and discussed in our forums with posts like "The Renesmee Name Game".

From the experts:

Adler is a German surname that is beginning to be used occasionally as a first. 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.

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Famous People Named Adler

Adler Weiss-Goldstein (b. 2012), son of reality TV personalities Nikki Weiss and Jill Goldstein of "The Real L Word"
Jonathan Adler, interior designer
David A. Adler, American author
Steven Adler, founding drummer for rock band Guns N' Roses
Alfred Adler, Austrian medical doctor and psychotherapist
Stella Adler, actress & acting coach who helped develop "The Method"
Lenard Adler, American psychiatrist

Pop Culture References for the name Adler

Adler von Berg, main character in Belgian comics series "Adler" by René Sterne
Irene Adler aka The Woman, character in the Sherlock Holmes series
Grace Adler, character on "Will & Grace"
Derrick Adler, character on TV series "Close to Home"