Meaning and Name Origin
Lot \lot\ as a boys' 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 an unusual first name for males but a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#81856 out of 88799, Top 92%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Lot for boys. Lot has not been recorded in the Top 1000 so far. (2014 Birth Statistics)