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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Hager mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Hager

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     Indian (Sanskrit)

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Alt. Meaning

H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.

A is for animated, let your energetic spirit shine

G is for grand, the life you will live.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

R is for rewards, from your hard work

Notable Persons With the Last Name Hager

Jenna Bush Hager is a teacher, author, and correspondent. Jenna was given the name Jenna Welch Bush by her parents George W. Bush and Laura Bush on November 25th, 1981 in Dallas. Jenna is also known as Jenna Bush.


Kristen Hager is an actress. She was most prominent from 2005 to 2005. Kristen was born on January 2nd, 1984 in Red Lake, Ontario, Canada.


Jim Hager and Jon Hager was a country music singers and comedians. Jim was born on August 30th, 1941 in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. Jim is also known as Hager Brothers. They passed away on May 1st, 2008.


John Hager is a Lieutenant Governor of Virginia. John was born on August 28th, 1936 in Durham, North Carolina.


Nicky Hager is an investigative journalism. Nicky was born in Levin, New Zealand.


Britt Hager is an athlete. Britt was born on February 20th, 1966 in Odessa, Texas.


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International Interest for Hager

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Hager as a last name

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Common last names for Hager

  • Johnson

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Hager U.S.
  White 94.35% 64.26%
  African American 1.36% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.50% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.45% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.44% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.89% 16.26%

Of Last Name Hager

People with the last name Hager are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Hager

  • How Popular is the name Hager? Hager is the 33,616th most popular name of all time. As a last name Hager was the 1,707th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Hager have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 123 babies born with the first name Hager in the United States. That's more than enough people named Hager to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Hager? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Hager first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hager is Monday, February 19th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Hager born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hager was in 1922 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Random Hager Factoid: According to the 1922 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Hager is not a popular baby boy's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Kentucky have the same name as you in 1922.
  • Weird things about the name Hager: Your name in reverse order is Regah. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Gehra. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Hager? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 21,106 people with the last name Hager.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Hager? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 7 of them will have Hager as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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