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Gender: M Origin of Layne: Spelling variation of Lane Layne's Popularity in 2016: #722

As surname Lane becomes more popular, so too does this variant. Regardless, it does create the possibility for spelling confusion.

This version of the name has some strong musical cred. Bearers include Layne Staley, lead singer for the band Alice in Chains; Layne Redmond, famed American drummer; and Layne Ulrich, son of Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich.

Famous People Named Layne

Layne Staley, late singer from Alice in Chains.

Pop Culture References for the name Layne