What does Lane mean?
Associated with: surname.
1 feminine form: Laine.Creative forms:
(male) Leyne, Lyne, ..
(female) Laie, Lare, .. Middle name pairings:
Lane Roger (L.R.), ..
How popular is Lane?
Lane is a somewhat popular first name for males (#729 out of 1220, Top 60%) and an even more popular last name for both adults and children (#209 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Lane reached its highest position of #246 in the U.S. in the year 1995, and is at #296 presently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. The only other popular varying form of Lane (#296 last year) rated in the Top 2000 is Layne (#712 last year). Adoption of these relations of Lane was widespread among parents in 2011 (adoption of 0.09%) and is almost as conventional today (adoption 0.08%, 10.3% less). Lane and Layne are two of the more fashionable names for newborns among these.
Lane▲ is alike in pronunciation to Len, Lenn, Leon▼, Leone, Lewayne, Lin, Linn, Lion, Lon▼, Lonn, Lonne, Lunn, Lyn, Lynn▼ and Lyon. Other recommended names are Arne, Bane, Blane, Carne, Daine, Dane, Deane, Dene, Duane▼, Dwane, Faine, Fane, Gayne, Janne, June, Kaine, Kane▲, Kayne, Keane, Lacey, Lacie, Ladd, Ladle, Laike, Lake, Lale, Lance▼, Land, Landen, Lando, Lang, Lange, Lannie, Lanny▼, Lanza, Lapo, Larie, Lark, Lars, Larue, Lary, Laud, Launce, Lazer, Lige▼, Lind, Lino, Lowe, Luano, Luke▲, Rane, Rene▼, Roane, Shane▼, Thane, Tune, Vane, Zaine, Zane▲ and Zayne▲. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lane.See names in meaning and etymology.