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Oakes

What does Oakes mean?

Oakes Pronunciation of Oakes as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Oakes is "near the oak trees". Place name. Also sometimes an Anglicized form of the German "Ochs", meaning "ox". Also form of Oakley.

ENDS WITH -es

ASSOCIATED WITH old english

Variations

VARIANTS Oak, Oaks, Ochs

CREATIVE FORMS
(male) Oskes, ..

(female)


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Oakes Laith (O.L.), ..

How popular is Oakes?

Oakes is a rare first name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#1943 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

The only popular alternative form of Oakes (OUTSIDE TOP 2000) listed in the Top 2000 is Oakley (#577 VIA LATEST LIST). Adoption of this form of Oakes was widespread in 2015 (#567) and has remained as conventional to this day (#577, 2.3%). (2016 BIRTH STATISTICS)



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Oakley in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Oakes and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Dawes, Eames, Fares, Hawes, Hayes, Jabes, James, Mayes, Oaklee, Oakly, Oates, Osker, Parkes and Yates. These names tend to be more frequently used than Oakes.

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