West name meaning

Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Old English
Usage: English
Pronunciation: we-st
Meaning: West Town, Surname and From the Western Stream
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What does West mean?

West's meaning is West Town, Surname or From the Western Stream is used specifically in English given to boys has origin in Old English. West is variation of renowned brook. brook is variant form of preeminent Brooke.

brook's meaning is A Small Fresh Water Stream and From the Western Stream is originated from Old English is predominantly used in English and English. West is a variation of on.

Of Hebrew origin, Well-Liked and Evergreen on is prevalently used in Hebrew and English, on means "Pain, Force and Iniquity". West is variant form of eminent and conifer Wesley. Conifer and Eminent Wesley is used commonly in English and English is originated from Anglo-Saxon and Old English, Wesley means "West Clearing, West Wood West Clearing West Meadow and Western Clearing".

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How do I pronounce West?

Two syllabled West is pronounced as we-st.

Variants of West

Wesley, Wesleah, Wes, Eason

Names that rhyme with West

How popular is the name West?

West is a familiar baby name in United States, it has been in use since 1880 and was able to reach the top 400 names. In 1886, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 383 on boy names chart when 81 babies were given the name West.

Over 2899 babies in United States have been named West. The name is a rare baby name in England and Wales where it is still in use. West is a common name in Nigeria while somewhat familiar name in Zambia, Zimbabwe, Canada, Ghana, Indonesia, India, Papua New Guinea and Russia.

At least, 7000 people around the globe have been given the name as per our estimate.

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What numerology tells about West?

You can go from aggressive to passive in no time and the other way around. You can be aggressive which affects your relationships in a negative way. You are persistent but without motivation, you won't accomplish anything. You have a strong sense of order. Number 8 reveals your sharp focus and ability to love with all your heart as your personality number. You prefer to work alone so you can implement your creative ideas and solutions.

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Famous people named West

  • West Digges, English actor
  • West Indian Girl, rock band from Los Angeles
  • West Hughes Humphreys, United States district court judge and a judge of the Confederate States of America
  • West End Girls, Canadian pop band and girl group
  • West, business owned by Thomson Reuters that publishes legal
  • West End Press, American publishing house specializing
  • West Virginia University Press, university press and publisher
  • West Arkeen, American musician best
  • West Nott, usctrojans
  • Actor West Buchanan, known for movie Nudo di donna

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