Lochlan - boys name

Lochlan name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 93%

Lochlan name meaning:

The name Lochlan is derived from the Gaelic name Lachlann, which means "land of the lochs" or "land of the lakes." It is a masculine name that is typically given to boys. Lochlan is associated with Scotland and its beautiful landscapes, as the country is home to numerous lochs or lakes. The name carries a sense of tranquility and a connection to nature.

People who bear the name Lochlan are often described as independent, confident, and adventurous. They have a strong connection to their roots and may possess a deep appreciation for the natural world. Lochlan's associations with lakes also symbolize depth and mystery, suggesting that those with this name may have introspective and enigmatic personalities. Overall, the name Lochlan embodies a sense of tranquility, connection to nature, and a spirit of exploration.


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Overall UK ranking: 352 out of 4789

127 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (97)

Historical popularity of Lochlan

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