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What does the name "Fletcher" mean?

Fletcher (English): Arrow Maker

The name "Fletcher" is of English origin and it means "Arrow Maker". It's a name commonly given to boys.

F is for fun, your zest for life!

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

T is for treasure, that of your friendship.

C is for captive, your web of charm.

H is for hand, that you always give.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

Your name in reverse order is "Rehctelf". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Clfrheet". How do you pronounce that?

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How popular is the name "Fletcher" in the U.S.?



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Want to know about the populiarty of Fletcher? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 12,718 babies born with the name Fletcher in the United States. That's more than enough Fletchers to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 25 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Fletcher" was in 2014 with a total of 340 babies.

According to the 1930 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Fletcher" is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1930. Across the entire United States a total of only 128 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Fletcher popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Fletcher in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!

Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.