The name Parker is a boy's name of English origin meaning "park-keeper". Parker is ranked #96 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Popular English Boy Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Heaven Hell Purgatory -- GIRLS".
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One of the first generation of surname names, along with Porter and Morgan, Parker's still one of the most appealing and remains firmly in the Top 100 for boys. About three times as many boys as girls get this occupational name. The association with Charlie Parker gives Parker itself a jazzy edge, and it also has a nature-related meaning. Rosie O'Donnell has a son named Parker.
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