What does West mean?
(male) Waist, Wenst, ..
(female) Weda, Westta, .. Middle name pairings:
West Houston (W.H.), ..
How popular is West?
West is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#115 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of West for boys. West reached its peak position of #527 in the U.S. in the 1880s, and is presently at #1964. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Just, Walt, Wat, Watt, Web, Webb, Weeb, Welsh, Wes, Wescot, Wesly, Westby, Westen, Westin▲, Weston▲ and Witt. These names tend to be more frequently used than West.See names in meaning and etymology.