Gender: Male Meaning of Thayer: "tailor" Origin of Thayer: French variation of Taylor

The name Thayer is a boy's name of French origin meaning "tailor". Thayer and is often added to lists like Occupational Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

Thayer is an affable, less-common alternative to Taylor, with a much more indirect connection to its occupational source. Actor Thayer David (born David Thayer: Thayer was his father's first name) was known for his roles in Rocky and Dark Shadows.

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