Spencer Name Meaning and Origin

Spencer is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘French’ origin. The baby name Spencer means “Man Who Manages The Distribution Of Food”.


SpencerĀ Origin:

Origin of the name is: “French”



Spencer is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “SPEN + sar”


Spencer Name Meaning:

Spencer is an English name, derived from the Old French word ‘despense’, which means ‘to weigh’. The name was given to a person who was in charge of purchasing and distributing food and provisions in a royal household. His position was very important and second only to that of a steward.



It is a Christian baby name.





Variations or similar name:

Spencur, Spenser


Famous people with this name:

Spencer Adams – baseball player

Spencer Dryden – musician

Spencer George – football player

Spencer Harris – baseball player

Spencer Johnson – author

Spencer Nead – football player

Spencer Tracy – actor




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