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Jake Name Popularity

How popular is the name Jake? Here’s everything we know.

  • In 2018 Jake was the 261st most popular boys name, representing 0.0978% of boy births in the U.S.

  • Since 1910 Jake has been the 255th most popular boys name, representing 0.0781% of boy births in the U.S.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 183 114 0.0324%
1911 229 82 0.022%
1912 246 165 0.0327%
1913 261 173 0.0305%
1914 261 236 0.0339%
1915 252 326 0.0359%
1916 259 326 0.0337%
1917 296 276 0.0276%
1918 274 342 0.0319%
1919 293 308 0.0294%
1920 296 331 0.0298%
1921 301 327 0.0286%
1922 324 283 0.0254%
1923 316 295 0.0263%
1924 330 274 0.0236%
1925 330 270 0.0239%
1926 366 217 0.0197%
1927 357 230 0.0208%
1928 399 187 0.0175%
1929 357 213 0.0206%
1930 400 174 0.0167%
1931 383 180 0.0182%
1932 383 177 0.0179%
1933 401 148 0.0159%
1934 395 157 0.0162%
1935 397 145 0.0149%
1936 393 154 0.016%
1937 456 115 0.0117%
1938 436 134 0.0131%
1939 428 140 0.0138%
1940 435 136 0.0128%
1941 424 148 0.0131%
1942 434 166 0.0131%
1943 495 121 0.0093%
1944 487 116 0.0094%
1945 463 121 0.0099%
1946 450 160 0.0108%
1947 502 140 0.0084%
1948 498 135 0.0085%
1949 489 145 0.009%
1950 460 164 0.0102%
1951 493 149 0.0088%
1952 524 135 0.0077%
1953 548 123 0.0069%
1954 544 132 0.0072%
1955 613 103 0.0056%
1956 648 93 0.0049%
1957 616 110 0.0057%
1958 627 105 0.0056%
1959 656 95 0.005%
1960 643 102 0.0054%
1961 610 124 0.0066%
1962 686 81 0.0044%
1963 636 108 0.006%
1964 694 78 0.0044%
1965 642 95 0.0058%
1966 721 60 0.0038%
1967 817 41 0.0027%
1968 716 64 0.0043%
1969 687 84 0.0055%
1970 719 86 0.0054%
1971 653 114 0.0076%
1972 494 208 0.0153%
1973 454 255 0.0197%
1974 455 264 0.0203%
1975 439 281 0.0219%
1976 378 372 0.0289%
1977 372 397 0.0295%
1978 365 399 0.0297%
1979 352 463 0.0328%
1980 328 543 0.0371%
1981 320 566 0.0385%
1982 298 647 0.0433%
1983 263 748 0.0507%
1984 276 721 0.0485%
1985 221 1,048 0.069%
1986 170 1,538 0.1019%
1987 164 1,624 0.1064%
1988 161 1,704 0.1093%
1989 154 1,946 0.1206%
1990 140 2,210 0.1333%
1991 118 2,766 0.1697%
1992 117 2,925 0.1833%
1993 111 3,186 0.2044%
1994 104 3,461 0.2255%
1995 108 3,495 0.2319%
1996 114 3,443 0.2299%
1997 101 3,830 0.259%
1998 102 3,782 0.2527%
1999 97 3,924 0.262%
2000 96 4,083 0.2673%
2001 100 3,832 0.2543%
2002 102 3,777 0.252%
2003 98 4,395 0.2889%
2004 98 4,469 0.2932%
2005 103 4,152 0.2716%
2006 108 4,019 0.2567%
2007 112 3,879 0.2459%
2008 111 3,783 0.2448%
2009 125 3,381 0.2262%
2010 115 3,431 0.2381%
2011 128 3,097 0.2174%
2012 152 2,673 0.1876%
2013 166 2,428 0.1705%
2014 189 2,152 0.1477%
2015 205 1,901 0.1307%
2016 240 1,555 0.1079%
2017 247 1,472 0.1055%
2018 261 1,344 0.0978%

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What names sound like Jake?

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Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Jak

English

Jakie

He who supplants

Hebrew

Wake

Watchman

English


What names are similar to Jake?

Find a name that’s like Jake, but just a little bit different.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Bake

English

Jace

To heal

American

#90 (0.3105%)  
Jade

Spanish

#2,175 (0.0009%)  
Jae

Blue crested bird

Latin

Jakeb

He who supplants

Hebrew

Jase

To heal

American

#365 (0.0612%)  
Jaye

Blue crested bird

Latin

Lake
#1,824 (0.0017%)  

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