Meaning:To gather grain; Granary
Go against the grain and give baby this original name! Garner is a masculine moniker of English origin. Derived from its Middle English root word, Garner means “to gather grain” or “granary.” The name most likely formed as an occupational name for someone who lived and worked at a granary. Today, the word garner also means “to get” or “acquire,” and is sure to garner plenty of attention for baby on the playground. You might recognize it from the likes of actress Jennifer Garner, televangelist Garner Ted Armstrong, and Haven Garner Warren, who is the daughter of actress Jessica Alba and producer Cash Warren.
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