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Gender: Male Meaning of Falconer: "falcon trainer" Origin of Falconer: Occupational name

The name Falconer is a boy's name meaning "falcon trainer". Falconer and is often added to lists like Best One-of-a-Kind Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Best celebrity sibsets".

From the experts:

Falconer is one choice that has morphed rapidly from outlandish to possible, even attractive, thanks to the fashion for occupational names. And really, if Archer is getting popular and Miller seems normal, why not Falconer?

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Famous People Named Falconer

Indio Falconer Downey, American actor; son of Robert Downey, Jr.; brother of Exton Downey

Pop Culture References for the name Falconer

"Chasing the Falconers" is the first book in the "On the Run" children's series by bestselling author Gordon Korman. Falconer is the last name of the two protagonists.
George Falconer, character from "A Single Man"