Parker Name Meaning & Origin

Parker

Pronunciation: PAHR-ker (key)

Origin of the name Parker:

Transferred use of the surname that arose as an occupational name for one who worked in a park. The name is derived from the Middle English parker (a park keeper, a gamekeeper).

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Nicknames for Parker

Park, Parks, Ark, Arky
Parky, Parakeet

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Famous real-life people named Parker

Parker McKenna Posey, American child actress
Parker Christian Posey, American actress
Park Overall, American actress (real name Parker), famous for her role on Empty Nest.
Parker Kate Busby, one of the Busby Quints

Parker in song, story & screen

Parker was a female character in the TV show "Veronica Mars."
Parker is also a female character on the TNT show "Leverage."
Parker Brown is a female character in Nora Roberts' "Happy Ever After."

Parker Halliwell, middle daughter of Phoebe Halliwell and Coop in the TV show "Charmed".Has two sisters:Prudence Johanna "PJ", oldest sister, and Peyton, youngest sister!

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