Meaning and name origin
Lot \lot\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Lot is "veil". Biblical: Lot was a nephew of the patriarch Abraham. He fled God's destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah, but his wife disobeyed God's command, looked back upon the city, and was turned into a pillar of salt.
Lot is not a popular first name for males but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#81856 out of 88799, Top 92%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Lot for boys (2014 statistics).