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Wayne Meaning


What does Wayne mean?

The name Wayne is of English origin.

The meaning of Wayne is "wagon maker".

Wayne is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Wayne.

The Given Name Wayne

Wayne is a form of Wagner. See Wagner for further details.

Wayne appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

A wonderfully classic name.

Wayne has no variant spellings.

Wayne falls into the occupational name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Wayne Gretzky, Wayne Knight, and Wayne Millner.

Wayne Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 773 in baby name popularity for boys with 299 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 811 in baby name popularity for boys with 278 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Wayne Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Wayne has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Wayne to other names.

Wayne Related Names

Wayne is a form of Wagner.

Famous Waynes

  • Wayne Gretzky ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Wayne Knight ~ Actor
  • Wayne Millner ~ Football Player
  • Wayne Northrop ~ Actor

Wayne Numerology

What will your new littleWayne be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

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Wayne Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Wayne in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Wayne.

Just for fun, see the name Wayne in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Wayne in Nautical Flags page.