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What does Kraig mean?

Kraig Pronunciation of Kraig [kraig] as a boys' name is pronounced krayg. The meaning of Kraig is "rock, rocky". See also Craig.

Associated with: rock.


2 relations via Craig: Craigie and Craik.

Creative forms:
(male) Kaig, Kraka, ..

(female) Kraka, Krakia, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kraig Kadence (K.K.), ..

How popular is Kraig?

Kraig is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#1184 out of 1220, Top 97%) and an even more prominent last name for all people (#68569 out of 150436, Top 46%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Kraig was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its highest position of #573 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with similar and related boy names. Craig (#913 last year) is the only other popular related form of Kraig rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Kraig was common during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.45%) and has become much diminished since (usage 0.01%, 97% less).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kraig, Craig in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Graig, Greig, Haig, Kai, Kail, Kain, Kram and Kris. These names tend to be less commonly used than Kraig.

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