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Walter
Masculine
From a Germanic name meaning "ruler of the army", composed of the elements wald "rule" and hari "army". The Normans brought it to England, where it replaced the Old English cognate Wealdhere. A famous bearer of the name was the English courtier, poet and explorer Sir Walter Raleigh (1552-1618).

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1.Liam1.Olivia
2.Noah2.Emma
3.Oliver3.Charlotte
4.Elijah4.Amelia
5.James5.Ava
6.William6.Sophia
7.Benjamin7.Isabella
8.Lucas8.Mia
9.Henry9.Evelyn
10.Theodore10.Harper
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Popularity Visualizations

Girls names in the United States, coloured by initial sound.
1880Notice how names beginning with a vowel sound (in green) were less popular in the mid-20th century.2021