Holmer Family History
Holmer Name Meaning
English: variant of Homer . Danish and North German (Schleswig-Holstein): topographic name for someone who lived on an island (see Holm ). Swedish (also Holmér): ornamental name from holm(e) ‘island’ (possibly as a placename element) + the suffix -er (from German) or -ér (a derivative of Latin -erius).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press