The name Drake is a boy's name of English origin meaning "dragon; or, male duck". Drake is ranked #445 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Attitude Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".
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A simple one-syllable name that has been on the popularity list since the mid-1980s, Drake is most associated today with the single-named rapper (born Aubrey). The name peaked at Number 197 in 2010 and has since been on a slow decline. It currently ranks at Number 445.