"dweller near the brook"

Bach Origin and Meaning

The name Bach is a boy's name of German origin meaning "dweller near the brook".

Although there are plenty of Bachs in the world besides Johann Sebastian, everyone will assume you're honoring the great composer -- and why not.

Famous People Named Bach

  • Johann Sebastian BachGerman composer.

Bach in Pop Culture

  • Baby BachDVD by The Baby Einstein Company