Turner: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Turner

An English occupational surname referring to a person who works with a lathe. So get this kid one of those toy machine shops already – it’s never too early for little Turner to start tinkering around.

Nicknames:

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Famous people named Turner:

Singer/songwriter Turner Layton; first executive editor of the New York Times, Turner Catledge; college football coach Turner Gill.

Fun facts:

In the movie Turner & Hooch, Tom Hanks played detective Scott Turner and Hooch was his slobbery dog.

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