- LANGUAGE FAMILY:
- indo-european > germanic > west germanic > german
- NAME ROOT:
- *PARRUK > PARKER
- This name derives from an Old English occupational surname, from the Old French meaning "keeper of the park", probably ultimately from the West Germanic *parruk "enclosed tract of land". Parker is a masculine and feminine unisex given name. The name was more common in the 19th century as a personal name than it is now.
- PET & SHORT FORM
Geographical spread (only living languages)
Popularity & Ranking
#74UNITED STATES RANKING
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- Numerological Values:
Number 6 is associated with nurturing, sympathy, balance, civic sense and responsibility. People with name-number 6 place high priority on family. They are also willing to shoulder responsibilities and execute them in the best manner possible.
- Chakra Number:
- 6: The number of the Third Eye "Ajna"
Indigo is the color of the sixth energy centre - your third eye chakra. It is the color that opens the consciousness and brings awareness to higher planes and connects us with the spiritual world. Discover the hidden meanings within this deep blue color.
- Color meaning:
The color indigo is the color of intuition and perception and is helpful in opening the third eye. It promotes deep concentration during times of introspection and meditation, helping you achieve deeper levels of consciousness. It is a color which relates to the "New Age" - the ability to use the Higher Mind to see beyond the normal senses with great powers of perception. It relies on intuition rather than gut feeling.
Notable people and personalities
Parker Burrell (born 1937), Canadian Politician
Parker Cleaveland (1780-1858), American Geologist And Mineralogist
Parker Fennelly (1891–1988), American Actor
Parker Gispert (born 1982), American, Lead Singer (whigs)
Parker Griffith (born 1942), American Politician
Parker Hall (1916–2005), American Football Player
Parker Jacobs (born 1975), American Artist, Actor And Musician
Parker Johnstone (born 1961), American Racecar Driver
Parker Macdonald (born 1933), Canadian Professional Ice Hockey Player
Parker Mckenzie (1897–1999), American Linguist, Oldest Living Kiowa Native American
Parker Mclachlin (born 1979), American Professional Golfer
Parker Mitchell, Canadian Co-founder Of Engineers Without Borders
Parker Posey (born 1968), American Actress
Parker Stevenson (born 1952), American Actor