What does Wayne mean?
Occupational name. Made famous by actor John Wayne. Performer Wayne Newton; hockey player Wayne Gretzky.
(male) Wane, Wenne, ..
(female) Wayme, Wayna, ..
How popular is Wayne?
Wayne is a very popular first name for males (#72 out of 1220, Top 6%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#3280 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name statistics of Wayne for boys. Wayne reached its highest rank of #33 in the U.S. during the years 1940-1949, and is at #789 presently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Wayne▼ is alike in pronunciation to Ean▲, Eann, Enne, Ewynn, Iain, Ian▲, Owynn, Win, Winn, Wyn, Wynn, Wynne and Yann. Other recommended names are Bane, Bayne, Blayne, Boyne, Caine, Carne, Chayne, Coyne, Crayne, Daine, Dane, Dayne, Duayne, Dwayne▼, Faine, Fane, Frayne, Gaine, Gayne, Gwayne, Janne, Kaine, Kane▲, Kayne, Keyne, Laine, Lane▲, Layne▲, Mayne, Paine, Payne, Raine, Rane, Rayne, Ryne▼, Shayne▼, Swayne, Thayne, Vane, Wade▼, Wagner, Waite, Wake, Warde, Ware, Warner▼, Way, Wayde, Waylen, Wayte, Wye, Zaine, Zane▲ and Zayne▲. These names tend to be less frequently used than Wayne.