Origin:German
Popularity:1389
Meaning:famous spearman
Roger as a boy's name is pronounced ROH-jer, RAH-jer. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Roger is "famous spearman".

Famous Rogers

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  • Roger Clemens
    Baseball Player
  • Roger Daltrey
    Singer
  • Roger Federer
    Tennis Player
  • Roger Maris
    Baseball Player
  • Roger Miller
    Musician

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Source: Social Security Administration

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