The baby name Kesler is a unisex name, 2 syllables long and is pronounced "KEZ-ler".
Kesler is English in Origin.
Kesler is a name of English origin that means "maker of casks or barrels." It is derived from the Old English word "cæsel," which means "cask" or "barrel." The name Kesler was originally used to describe someone who made or sold barrels, and it was a common occupational surname in medieval England. Today, Kesler is a rare given name that is sometimes used as a surname.
The gender of the name Kesler is typically male, although it can be used for females as well. The pronunciation of Kesler is KEZ-ler, with the emphasis on the first syllable. The name is spelled with a "K" rather than a "C" in order to differentiate it from the similar name "Cesler."
The components of the name Kesler are "kes," which means "cask" or "barrel," and "-ler," which is a suffix that means "maker" or "seller." The name Kesler is similar in meaning to other occupational surnames such as Cooper, Fletcher, and Smith. While Kesler is not a common name, it has been used by several notable individuals, including American football player Ryan Kesler and Canadian ice hockey player Carter Kesler.