Gender: Female Origin of Banks: Word name and surname

Banks Origin and Meaning

The name Banks is a girl's name .

Banks as a girls' name was brought into the lexicon by actress Hilary Duff and musician Matthew Koma, who chose it for their daughter, Banks Violet. As both a surname and a word name, Banks refers to financial establishments as well as river banks.

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snowsbeloved Says:


Of all the unisex word names for a girl (or a boy, for that matter)...WHY?? Brooks is better

TheGirlNextDoor Says:


I like this name 🤔