US Popularity:6781
Other Origin(s):Dutch
Meaning:Small river
Parents diving for water baby names may have found smooth sailing with a name like Creek. Inspired by the English word creek from the Old English crecca, referring to a small river or stream, Creek as a gender-neutral name holds itself high. Creek may also be an Americanized spelling of the Dutch surname Kreek, which bears the same aqueous sentiment. A river that was once narrow and rambunctious but grows calm, wise, and steadfast—Creek offers fitting symbolism for baby setting out on their exciting adventure.

Creek Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Creek is currently #6781 in U.S. births
Boy:Creek is currently #7108 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
+ 2148
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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