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What does Hawk mean?

Hawk Pronunciation of Hawk [hawk] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Hawk is "falcon, bird of prey". From Middle English hauk, from Old English hafoc. Hawkeye is a character played by Alan Alda in the popular TV serial MASH.

Associated with: old english, bird, old, popular (famous).


Hawk has 1 variant: Hawke.

Creative forms:
(male) Haawk, Hame, ..

(female) Haga, Hakee, ..

Middle name pairings:
Hawk Mario (H.M.), ..

How popular is Hawk?

Hawk is a rare first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#2045 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Hawk has not been ranked in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hawk name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Hawk outside U.S.

Similar Names

Hawk is alike in pronunciation to Hec, Heck and Heike. Other suggested similar names are Hadi, Hai, Haig, Haim, Hako, Hal, Hale, Hali, Hall, Ham, Han, Hani, Hank, Hanok, Hans, Hany, Hari, Harm, Hart, Harv, Hawes, Hawkin, Hawly, Haws, Hays, Henk, Hew, Hewe, How, Howe and Huw. These names tend to be more commonly used than Hawk.

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