The name Baker is a boy's name of English origin. Baker is ranked #712 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Sweet and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boy and girl makeover with middles".
From the experts:
One of the most appealing of the newly hip occupational names, evoking sweet smells emanating from the oven. Much fresher sounding than than others that have been around for awhile, like Cooper, and Carter.
We don't know any first-name namesakes, but there are plenty of notable surnamed Bakers, including writers Nicholson and Russell, actor Simon, Senator Howard, rocker Ginger, jazz musician Chet, blues singer Anita, and entertainer Josephine.
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