What does Lane mean?
(female) Laune, Leene, ..
(male) Lake, Lase, ..
How popular is Lane?
Lane is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2645 out of 4276, Top 62%) and an even more popular last name for both adults and children (#209 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Lane for girls. Lane was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its top position of #1736 in the U.S. in the year 1994, but is not ranked currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular variation forms of Lane rated in the Top 2000 are Laine, Lainey (#585 a year ago), Laney (#640), Lanie (#1812) and Layne. Usage of these forms of Lane reached its peak in the year 2011 (average #1382) and is almost as widespread today (#1506, ▼13%). Lainey and Laney are two of the more contemporarily stylish baby names here.
Lane is alike in pronunciation to Lean, Leann▼, Leanne▼, Leeann▼, Leeanne, Leianne, Lene, Leoine, Leone▼, Leyanne, Liahne, Liane, Liann, Lianne, Lin, Linn, Louann, Louanne, Luane, Luann▼, Luanne▼, Lyn, Lynn▼ and Lynne▼. Other recommended names are Dane, Jane▼, Lace, Laina, Lake, Lana▲, Lanae, Lanah, Lanai, Lanet, Lani, Lanna, Lannie, Lanny, Layney, Leana, Lena▼, Lenae, Leni, Liana▲, Lina, Linea, Lona▼, Lonee, Loni, Lonie▼, Luana, Luna▲, Lyna, Lynae and Lynea. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lane.