Mack - Meaning of Mack
[ 1 syll. mac(k), ma-ck ] The baby boy name Mack is sometimes used as a girl name. It is pronounced as MaeK †. Mack is used chiefly in the English and Scandinavian languages, and its origin is Scottish Gaelic, Irish Gaelic, and Latin.
Mack is a variant spelling of the name Mac (English and Scottish) in the English language.
Mack is also a variant of the name Macdougal (English).
Mack is also a variant of the name Macmurray (English).
Mack is also a diminutive form of the name Magnus (English, German, and Scandinavian) in the English and Scandinavian languages.
Mack is also a variant of the name Maximilian (English and German) in the English language.
Mack is a classic favorite. At present it is still a fairly popular baby name for boys, though not to the extent it was in the past. In 1900, 0.154% of baby boys were given the name Mack. It ranked at #96 then. The baby name has since experienced a steep loss in popularity, and in recent years it is of infrequent use. In 2018, its usage was only 0.022% and its ranking #632, but it was nonetheless the 2nd most popular after Maximilian, among all boy names in its group. In 2018, it was used 60% more than Mack. In the past century Mack has mostly been a baby boy name.
† Pronunciation for Mack: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)"