First name origins & meanings:

  1. Middle English: Narrow road
  2. Middle English: Narrow road

First name variations: Laine, Layne, Layna, Laine, Layne, Layna

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. English: topographic name for someone who lived in a lane, Middle English, Old English lane, originally a narrow way between fences or hedges, later used to denote any narrow pathway, including one between houses in a town.
  2. Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Laighin ‘descendant of Laighean’, a byname meaning ‘spear’, or ‘javelin’.
  3. Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Luain ‘descendant of Luan’, a byname meaning ‘warrior’.
  4. Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Liatháin (see Lehane).
  5. Southern French: variant of Laine.
  6. Possibly also a variant of Southern French Lande.

This name appears in the following lists: Cowboys and Cowgirls

Comments for Lane
 
   

highlights

Healthy Smile Checklist for Kids
Have better dental check-ups with this free printable checklist that helps keep your child flossing, brushing, and smiling! Brought to you by Philips Sonicare.

Kindergarten Readiness App
It's kindergarten registration time! Use this interactive kindergarten readiness checklist, complete with fun games and activities, to practice the essential skills your child needs for this next big step. Download the Kindergarten Readiness app today!

Top 10 Earth Day Books for Children
Celebrate the environment by reading some of these great children's books about Earth Day, recycling, planting trees, and all things green!

Prom Dress Trends for 2014
Check out 2014 prom dress trends inspired by celebrities’ red carpet looks, but with a price tag under $100!

Find out what is happening in each day of your pregnancy!

My due date:

Pregnancy Day By Day