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UsageEnglish
PronouncedPron.EL-mər
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Meaning & History

From a surname which was derived from the Old English name ÆÐELMÆR. In the United States it is sometimes given in honour of brothers Jonathan (1745-1817) and Ebenezer Elmer (1752-1843), who were active in early American politics.

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Entry updated October 11, 2012   Contribute