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Beck (boy)

What does Beck mean?

Beck Pronunciation of Beck as a boys' name (also used less widely as girls' name Beck) is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Beck is "stream". Place name. Also possibly (Old English) "axe". The term is used in rural Scotland. Singer Beck.


ASSOCIATED WITH norse, stream (river), old, scotland



SEE ALSO Beckett




Beck Turner (B.T.), ..

How popular is Beck?

Beck is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#295 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Beck was first listed in 1999 and reached its peak position of #1142 in the U.S. in 2016, and is presently at #1490. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Beckett (#227 IN 2018) is the only other prominent varying form of Beck (#1490). These relations of Beck were at the peak of their popularity 2 years ago (AVERAGE #677) and have remained as common to this day (#858, 7.6% LESS USAGE). Beckett is the most trendy birth name in this compilation.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Beck, Beckett in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Beck is pronounced similarly to Bake and Buck. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Aleck, Bank, Beach, Beal, Bear, Beau, Beda, Bede, Beech, Bell, Ben, Benn, Bent, Berg, Berk, Berke, Berky, Berl, Bern, Bert, Bev, Birk, Black, Breck, Brick, Brik, Brock, Brok, Bucky, Burk, Dack, Dick, Heck, Jack, Jock, Lock, Luck, Mack, Mick, Nick, Rick, Rock, Tuck, Vick, Wick, Wyck and Zack. These names tend to be more frequently used than Beck.

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