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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 makeover game! B/G pairs".

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.