Origin:British
Popularity:3800
Meaning:Western stream
West is a gender-neutral name of Old English origins, meaning “western stream.” More commonly known as a surname, trendsetter West is now leading the way for directional names, placing North, South, and East on the map too. The sleek and trendy name can be used on its own or as a short form for the more conventional Weston or Wesley. A name like this encourages playful baby to seek out adventure, proving that not all those who wander are lost.

Famous People Named West

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  • Jerry West
    Basketball Player
  • Mae West
    Actress

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