Drake - Meaning of Drake
The name Drake is used to a great extent; it has 37 derivatives that are used in English and foreign languages. English derivatives include Dracko, Drackon, Draco, Dracon, Dracul, Draecko, Draeckon, Draeco, Draecon, Draego, Draek, Draeke, Draeko, Draekon, Draicko, Draickon, Draico, Draicon, Draigo, Draik, Draike, Draiko, Draikon, Drako, Drakon, Drakul, Drayce, Draycko, Drayckon, and Drayco. The Italian Drago is a derivative of Drake that is used in foreign languages.
Drake is rather popular as a baby boy name. The name has been growing in popularity since the 1980s. Its usage peaked modestly in 2010 with 0.091% of baby boys being given the name Drake. It was #199 in rank then. In 2018, its usage was 0.035% and its ranking #441, and it was the most regularly used among all boy names in its family.
† Pronunciation for Drake: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)"
A famous person named Drake is Actor Drake Bell, born Jared Drake Bell 27 June 1986, Orange County, California.