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Layken Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Layken is of English origin.

The meaning of Layken is "from the lake".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 5850 in baby name popularity for boys with 15 occurrences.  It ranked 2647 in popular baby names for girls with 66 occurrences. 

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Related Names

Layken is a form of the name Laken.

Other Tidbits

Layken falls into the water name category.

Name Fun

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Names Like This

English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.