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FOR REAL: Hunter means, you guessed it! "a hunter!" it is taken from the English occupational surname which denoted someone who hunted. It has been used as a first name since at least the 1880s, though its popularity didn't take off until the surnames-as-first-names boom in the mid 1990s. It is most popular for boys, but has been used for girls as well since the 90s.

diminutives: Hunt

related names: Taylor, Tyler, Tanner, Mason