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Gender: Male Meaning of Loch: "lake" Origin of Loch: Scottish Gaelic

The name Loch is a boy's name of Scottish Gaelic origin meaning "lake". Loch and is often added to lists like Literary Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Sibset the signatures!".

From the experts:

Loch is a watery word that sounds more like a name because it's one step removed from its English form. Pronounced as "lock," it's also a short form of the variously-spelled Lachlan.

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Pop Culture References for the name Loch

Loch-Ness Monster
"The Bonnie Banks o' Loch Lomond" - Scottish song, most popular interpretation is about two soldiers returning home from battle.