Felder name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Felder mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Felder

User Submitted Origins

African American

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Mississippi, U.S. says the name Felder means "Feld (Field)".
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International Interest
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Notable Persons With the Last Name Felder

Notable Persons With the Last Name Felder

Don Felder

Don Felder is a musician. He plays Gibson EDS-1275, Gibson Les Paul, Fender Stratocaster, Fender Telecaster, and Gretsch White Falcon. His most notable accomplishments were from 1966 to present. Don was given the name Donald William Felder on September 21st, 1947 in Gainesville, Florida, US.

Kay Felder

Kay Felder is a basketball player. Kay was born on March 29th, 1995.

Paul Felder

Paul was born on April 25th, 1984 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

Wilton Felder

Wilton Felder was a jazz, rhythm, and blues musician. He plays Saxophone and Bass guitar. He was most prominent from 1950 to 1950. Wilton was given the name Wilton Lewis Felder on August 31st, 1940 in Houston. He left this life on September 27th, 2015.

Simcha Felder

Simcha Felder is a Member of the New York City Council from the 44th district and Member of theNew York City Councilfrom the 44th district.

Hershey Felder

Hershey was born on July 9th, 1968 in Montreal.

  • Cain Hope Felder
  • Cajetan von Felder
    Office Holder
  • Rudolf Felder
  • Amanda Felder

Common last names for Felder

  • Smith

Common first names for Felder

  • James
  • John
  • Willie
  • William
  • Robert
  • Mary
  • Annie
  • George
  • Charles
  • J
  • Joseph
  • Thomas
  • Arthur
  • Richard
  • Eddie
  • David
  • Walter

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Felder U.S.
  White 27.25% 64.26%
  African American 66.91% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.35% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.31% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.95% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.23% 16.26%

Of Last Name Felder

People with the last name Felder are most frequently White or African American

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Felder

  • How Popular is the name Felder? Felder is the 34,504th most popular name of all time. As a last name Felder was the 2,714th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Felder have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 124 babies born with the first name Felder in the United States. That's more than enough people named Felder 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 Felder? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Felder first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Felder is Saturday, February 7th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Felder born? The highest recorded use of the first name Felder was in 1919 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Random Felder Factoid: According to the 1922 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Felder is not a popular baby boy's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in South Carolina have the same name in 1922.
  • Weird things about the name Felder: The name spelled backwards is Redlef. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Eledfr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Felder? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 13,257 people with the last name Felder.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Felder? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 4 of them will have Felder as their last name.
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