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Gender: Male Meaning of Farmer: "farmer" Origin of Farmer: Occupational name

The name Farmer is a boy's name meaning "farmer". Farmer and is often added to lists like Occupational Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Academy - Namebank".

From the experts:

Though Farmer fits into a fashionable work-related genre, it might prove too earthy.

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Famous People Named Farmer

Farmer Kelly, American football player
Farmer Brooks, ring name of Clifford Fraser, American dwarf pro wrestler
James Joseph "Farmer" Burns, American baseball player
Robert Henry "Farmer" Ray, American baseball player
Morris James "Farmer" Steelman, American baseball player
Harry Francis "Farmer" Vaughn, American baseball player
William B. "Farmer" Weaver, American baseball player

Pop Culture References for the name Farmer

Farmer, a surname originating in England from the occupation of tax farmers, who undertook the collection of taxes, revenues, and imposts


April Ludgate Says:


This doesn't work in New York City.

RoddyThlayli Says:


Doesn't really work where I live, seeing as my family surrounded by farmers 24/7.