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Blake Name Meaning and Origin

Blake Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Dark, fair-haired, pale, white

Name Origin

Old English

The name Blake is derived from the Old English word 'blæc', meaning dark or fair-haired. It can also be traced back to the Middle English word 'blak', which means pale or white. The name has strong connotations with colors and can represent a variety of shades.

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Blake Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Blake is easy to pronounce with a clear and crisp sound. The single syllable makes it straightforward for most people to say correctly.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Blake has a balanced rhythm with a strong ending sound. It flows smoothly and evenly, making it pleasant to hear and say.

Famous People Named Blake

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Blake Lively

Blake Lively is an American actress known for her roles in 'Gossip Girl' and 'The Age of Adaline'. She is also a successful entrepreneur and fashion icon.

● Blake Shelton

Blake Shelton is a popular country music singer and television personality, known for his role as a coach on 'The Voice'. He has won multiple awards for his music.

● Blake Griffin

Blake Griffin is a professional basketball player in the NBA, currently playing for the Brooklyn Nets. He is a multiple-time All-Star and known for his impressive dunks.

Blake Name Popularity Insights

U.S. Population

The data is sourced from the Social Security Administration. Since the agency has only released data up to 2022, the rankings for 2023 and 2024 are based on estimates from platform data. We will update the final results once the official data is released.

Potential Negative Connotations of Blake

The name Blake does not have strong negative associations. However, in some contexts, it may be associated with stereotypes of typical 'white' names or personalities, which could potentially lead to negative assumptions.

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