What does Lancelot mean?
Lancelot [lancelot] as a boys' name is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Lancelot is "servant". Name of the famous knight of the Round Table who seduced King Arthur's wife, Guinevere.
Lancelot has 1 variant: Launcelot.
1 feminine form: Ancelote.Creative forms:
(female) Middle name pairings:
Lancelot Daniel (L.D.), ..
How popular is Lancelot?
Lancelot is an uncommon given name for men but a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#100663 out of 150436, Top 67%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related boy names. The only popular varying form of Lancelot (not ranked) is Lance (#604 in recent rankings). This relation of Lancelot was at the peak of its popularity during the years 1970-1979 (#129) and has become significantly less popular since (#604, ▼82%), with Lance becoming less stylish. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Chancelor, Franchot, Jacot, Lacey, Lachlan▲, Lacko, Ladell, Lallo, Lalo, Lambert, Lancester, Landbert (see Lambert), Landen, Lander, Landers, Lando, Landon▲, Landor, Lane▲, Langdon, Lange, Langlea (see Langley), Langlee (see Langley), Langley, Langly, Langsdon (see Langston), Langston▲, Langton, Lanier, Lanzo, Laredo, Larell, Larnell, Laslo, Laszlo, Latrell▼, Launce, Laurent, Lavell, Lawlor, Lazlo, Lendell, Lennell, Lincoln▲, Lindel, Lindell, Lionelo, Lonell, Lonnell, Lonzell, Lyndell, Lyonelo, Manuelo, Marcelo▲, Rancel, Rancell and Vangelo. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lancelot.See names in meaning and etymology.