Name: Wayne

Origin and Meaning of the Name Wayne

  • Meaning:
    A cartwright
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (wane)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Wayne)
  • Rating:
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Miscellaneous Info for Wayne

  • Categories:
  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Wayne Rooney and Wayne Bridge are English football or soccer players. Wayne Gretzky is a former Canadian ice-hockey player and Wayne Newton is a singer.

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Popularity Rank of Wayne (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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Wayne - Rankings by Year

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