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Gender: M Meaning of Lane: "a small roadway or path" Origin of Lane: English Lane's Popularity in 2014: #295

Lane is a recent hit name, that could be used for either gender, but is much more popular for boys. It's a surname that projects the pleasant picture of narrow, tree-lined country roads.

Metallica's Lars Ulrich used the Layne spelling for his son.

Famous People Named Lane

Lane Edward Garrison, American actor
Lane Chandler (born Robert Chandler Oakes), American actor
Lane Clyde Frost, American rodeo bull rider
Lane Carlson, American male model; twin brother Kyle Carlson
Lane Allen Evans, U.S. Congressman from Illinois
Lane Monte Kiffin, American NFL and college football coach
(Joseph) Lane Kirkland, American labor union leader
(Walter) Lane Smith, American actor
Lane Davies, American actor
Nathan Lane, American actor

Pop Culture References for the name Lane

Lane Meyer, character in movie "Better Off Dead," played by John Cusack
Lane Frost, from the movie "8 Seconds"
Lane Dugan, from TV series "The Days"

Laney, Layne, Laine, Laynee, Lanie, Layn