Hager Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: from a Germanic personal name composed of hag ‘hedge’, ‘enclosure’ + hari, heri ‘army’. from a Germanic personal name, Hadugar, composed of the elements hadu- ‘combat’, ‘strife’ + gari, from garwa ‘ready’, ‘eager’. German (also Häger): topographic name for someone who lived by a hedged or fenced enclosure, Middle High German hac. German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a thin man, from Middle High German, German hager ‘thin’, ‘gaunt’. English: occupational name for a woodcutter, from an agent derivative of Middle English haggen ‘to cut or chop’.

List of People with Surname Hager

Based on our public records, there are a total of 7,187 people with the surname Hager. Among these people surnamed Hager, there are approximately 945 distinct names, with an average of 7 people who share the same name. Brian Hager, Steven Hager and Timothy Hager are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Hager, with 45, 45 and 45 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that West Virginia has the most people surnamed Hager, with a total of 505 people, and there are a total of 332 distinct names among these people. Ohio is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hager, with a total of 532 people and an average of 328 distinct names.