Popularity:930
Origin:British
Meaning:Edge of the river
Banks is a gender-neutral name of British origin. This beautifully unique title means “edge of the river” and expresses one of the loveliest symbols of nature. By the river banks is an image that permeates artwork and historical events in every form. From poetic works by Lord Alfred Tennyson and Maya Angelou to dreamy paintings by French impressionist Renoir, the edge of a river is symbolic of life, the passage of time, and the potential for new beginnings. The name Banks is a contemporary culmination of this inspirational motif, marking the day that baby joins your life.
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