What does Knight mean?
Knight [knight] as a name for boys is of Old English origin, and the meaning of the name Knight is "knight's meadow". Knight is an alternate spelling of Knightley (Old English): place name.
Associated with: old english, knight (warrior), meadow.
5 different relations via Knightley: Knightlea, Knightlee, Knightlie, Knightly and Knights.Creative forms:
(male) Keight, Nyght, ..
(female) Knit, Knithy, .. Middle name pairings:
Knight Maxon (K.M.), ..
How popular is Knight?
Knight is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#199 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Knight has not been recorded in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Knight is alike in pronunciation to Knut. Other recommended names are Dwight▼, Keith▼, Kit, Kitt, Klint, Krist and Wright. These names tend to be more commonly used than Knight.See names in meaning and etymology.