US Popularity:2675
Meaning:Body of water
Lake is a gender-neutral name of British origin, relating to a body of water. The name Lake dates back to the Anglo-Saxon period and is derived from the Old English word lacu. Initially used as a surname, Lake is making its stance as a stylish and unique first name. The name Lake has a serene sound that's easy to pronounce and appealing to the ear. Like many water-related names, Lake brings tranquility and the color blue to mind. These dreamy bodies of water are incredibly reflective and can create brilliant illusions of light dancing upon the surface. A peaceful name like Lake may inspire baby to stay true to their inner serenity as they courageously take on life's challenges.

Lake Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Lake is currently #2731 on The Bump
Boy:Lake is currently #1875 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Lake is currently #1522 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Lake is currently #2675 in U.S. births
Boy:Lake is currently #3719 in U.S. births
Girl:Lake is currently #5558 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
- 188
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
Not sure you have the perfect name? Search to add more baby names to your My Favorites list.