Black, Bright, Shining

Blake Name Information

Gender 👩🧑 Boy And Girl
Pronunciation 📣 \b-la-ke\
Number in U.S 👶 189,000
Rate in 2021 207
Numerology 🔢 4
Name origin 🌍 English

Blake Name Meaning

The name ‘’ Blake ‘’ is used for both boys and girls. The English form of the name means ‘’ fair haired ‘’ or ‘’ dark haired ‘’.  As you can see, most people named ‘’ Blake ‘’ are American, so if you are living in the United States the name ‘’ Blake ‘’ is a powerful option for you in the name selection process

Blake Name Origin and History

Additional description of the name Blake
Additional description of the name Blake


It originated from Old English. – People are not sure if the derivation is correct or not – Actually this name might have different origins, such as ‘’ Blac ‘’ or ‘’ Blaac ‘’. ‘’ Blac ‘’ has been used as a nickname, it might be interesting for some people to know that ‘’ Blac ‘’ is used for some who have dark skin. Also the name ‘’ Blaac ‘’ which is similar to the name ‘’ Blake ‘’ is used for people with pale skin.


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The popularity of the name Blake

mostly common in English-speaking countries. The name ‘’ Blake ‘’ was the ۲۰۹th most popular male name. Also the ۲۰۱۹th most popular female name. It is good to know that about ۱۷۹۷ baby boys and ۱۳۱۶ baby girls were name Blake in the year ۲۰۲۰. In other words, to emphasize the popularity of this name you should consider that ۱ out of every ۱۰۱۹ baby boys were named ‘’ Blake ‘’ and ۱ out of every ۱۳۳۱ baby girls were named ‘’ Blake ‘’ in the year ۲۰۲۰.

The name ‘’ Blake ‘’ is not a rare name, it is a popular name all around the world. So if you are searching for rare names, here we have a list of possible names that could be considered as your baby name. ‘’ Blaise ‘’ , ‘’ Blaine ‘’ , ‘’ Blaire ‘’ , ‘’ Blaze ‘’ , ‘’ Brock ‘’ and ‘’ Lane ‘’. The names mentioned are the possible ones for your baby, they are rare and special.

Nicknames of the name Blake

’ Blakester ‘’ , ‘’ Blakers ‘’ , ‘’ Lele ‘’ , ‘’ Becky ‘’ , ‘’ Bane ‘’ , ‘’ Bicky ‘’ and ‘’ Billy ‘’.

Popular people named Blake

‘’ Blake Edwards ‘’ born in the year ‘’ ۱۹۲۲. He was an American producer and film director. ‘’ Blake Ellender Lively ‘’ born in ۱۹۸۷. She is an American actress. ‘’ Blake Austin Griffin ‘’ born in ۱۹۸۹. He is an American basketball player. ‘’ Randolph Blake Farenthold ‘’ born in the year ۱۹۶۱. He is an American politician.


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05/20/2023 17:13:26

Blake is our son's name as well. We picked this name for several reasons. It's strong, masculine and unique. Our son loves being the only Blake at his school too. he's athletic, friendly and popular. We love his name!!!

05/08/2023 15:44:36

My husband's name is Blake and I would definitely name my future children Blake whether its a boy or girl! I think it suits both genders very well!!

04/24/2023 16:07:20

As a man bearing the Blake name i find it very wonderful

04/19/2023 02:06:32

My name is Blake but i am French so many people mispronounce it as black wich is pretty embarassing sometimes, still an awesome name and it goes well with my last name Walker

03/22/2023 17:51:18

I love the name Blake. Such a strong name for a boy!

03/19/2023 12:51:22

My son's name is Blake. I chose it because it is strong. Also a big factor was that i wanted a name that was almost impossible to misspell or mispronounce.

03/19/2023 04:02:22

Blake is a powerful name, both for men and women, and it is different from the typical Steven, or Jon'than, but is n't to different to be looked at differently

03/17/2023 09:07:54

Blake is my name and I have to say that It's been nice to have a kind of unique name because there aren't really a LOT of people that are named Blake.

03/11/2023 00:00:56

i have an uncle blake and a cousin blake, just watch Gossip Girl and the main character's name in real life is Blake Lively, and she's a girl

01/25/2023 07:36:54

Our son is named Blake. We love it and people always comment that it is such a nice, strong name.

12/25/2022 20:42:48

I am from China, I named myself Blake because you could pick up a "lake" from it, which means water, and there is water in my Chinese name as well, which is BO, representing the BO Sea near my hometown. I really love this name for both its meaning and pronunciation. Blake rocks!

12/17/2022 23:09:18

I also named my son after Blake Carrin'ton on Dynasty. The name fits him well--masculine, confident, and intriguing.

11/20/2022 09:19:02

I'm a girl named Blake! Some people mistake it for a boys name but its never been that big of a problem. I'm just glad my name is different and sets me apart from most people where i live.

10/15/2022 23:41:04

Our son is Blake and we love it! He is strong, fearless and the name is perfect. We wanted something unique, but n't too different. This name is just what we were looking for!

07/07/2022 23:34:12

I am considering naming my first child Blake if it’s a boy or girl. I never knew of a boy named Blake until the Am. Idol Blake Lewis, but I grew up knowing an absolutely gorgeous, sweet and intelligent girl named Blake. She was (and prob. still is) the perfect all American girl.

06/16/2022 16:05:06

Yeah you should think of your child, But it is a really cool name and it is both. I mean yes it will be confused with guys names but that's cool.

05/06/2022 13:42:54

I have a guy-friend whose name is Blake and It'suits him well. It is a reserved name, rather quite, yet with a sense of an inter'sting past. It's a very nice name.

03/17/2022 09:34:30

My name is Blake Whittin'ton. My dad named me after the character on'the TV show Dyn'tsy, Blake Carrin'ton. He thought that the name'sounded very stately and important. I am now 16, and I beli've that my dad was right, because I feel very confident about my name. I beli've that Blake is a great name for anyone who wants to choose a name for their son'that'sounds very masculine and unique, but n't too outlandish.

01/10/2022 06:57:54

It is the greatest name you could ever have. I say cause, that's my name

12/15/2021 16:05:06

nice name it has, become more popular over the years

08/24/2021 04:07:48

My maiden name is Blake and since there was nobody to pass on the last name I really wanted to pass it on to my children. I had Blake picked for either a boy or a girl. My fathers name is Allena so it was Blake Allen for a boy and my sisters name is Alexis so it was Blayke Alexis for a girl. I added the "y" because my name Seydi (sadie) is spelled uniquely. people are always assuming she is a boy even dressed fully in pink! But i LOVE her name and that her full name means so much. Blayke after me Alexis after my sister and mine and my husbands last name!

08/04/2021 14:44:06

Im planning on naming my boy First name: Jasper Middle name: Blake!!!


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Frequently asked questions

*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Blake?
The origin of the name Blake is English.
*️⃣ What is meaning of name Blake?
Black, Bright, Shining
*️⃣ How many people are named Blake?
Almost 189000 people are named Blake.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Blake?
The names of Bennett, Benito, Blythe, Bennet, Benoit