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Wake

What does Wake mean?

Wake Pronunciation of Wake [wake] as a boys' name is of Old English derivation, and Wake means "watchman". Wake is an alternate spelling of Wakeman (Old English): occupational name.

Associated with: old english.

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Wane, Wate, ..

(female) Waga, Wate, ..

Middle name pairings:
Wake Savion (W.S.), ..

How popular is Wake?

Wake is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#11807 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Wake has not been recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Wake name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Wake outside U.S.

Similar Names

Wake is pronounced similarly to Eike, Ike, Oak, Wick, Wyche and Wyck. Other recommended names are Bake, Blake, Deke, Drake, Duke, Falke, Fawke (see Fulk), Hawke, Jake, Laike, Lake, Luke, Mike, Myke, Parke, Pike, Pyke, Rike, Wade, Wain, Waite, Wakely, Wald, Walker, Walt, Ward, Warde, Ware, Wat, Watt, Way, Wayde, Wayn, Wayne, Wayte, Wole, Wye and Zeke. These names tend to be more frequently used than Wake.

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