US Popularity:238
Meaning:Dark; Black; White; Pale
Blake is a gender-neutral name of British origin meaning "black," "dark," or "pale." It is derived from the Old English word blæc, meaning "black" or "dark," or blac, which means both "white" or "pale," making its true intended meaning rather mysterious. These colors are often symbolic of night and day, allowing your bundle of joy to enjoy the best of both worlds. Whether baby's more connected to sunny days or starry nights, Blake offers you a world of inspiration to draw from.

Famous People Named Blake

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Blake Griffin
    Basketball Player
  • Blake Michael
    TV Actor
  • Blake Shelton
  • William Blake
    Artist, Poet

Blake Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Blake is currently #111 on The Bump
Boy:Blake is currently #69 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Blake is currently #78 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Blake is currently #238 in U.S. births
Boy:Blake is currently #255 in U.S. births
Girl:Blake is currently #221 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 21
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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