< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Neutral
  • #51830 All Time
More Popular Potential Spellings

How popular is the baby name Light in the U.S.?

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
2008 7 0 7
2010 6 0 6
2014 14 6 8
2015 7 0 7

Want to know about the popularity of the Light baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 34 babies born with the name Light in the United States. The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2008 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Light" was in 2014 with a total of 8 babies.

Answer a few simple questions to help us improve the information we display about names on the site.

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Light" mean? The list below shows the origins of Light as well as things modernly associated with the name Light such as celebrities named Light.

Other Inspirations for the Name Light

Light In The Box
Light Rail
Light The Night
Light Year
Light Em Up
Light Fixtures
Light Headed
Light My Fire
Light Pollution Map

Alternative Meanings

L is for life, that you live so well.

I is for impress, for impress you will.

G is for gracious, it shows everyday.

H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.

T is for treasure, that of your friendship.

Your name in reverse order is "Thgil". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Hlitg". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Light born May 1, 1998

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Italy approximately on 1550. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

Name poster for Light

Name poster for Light(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

Also see our other name lists.

Names Searched Right Now

230k Erica
< 1k Salef
561k Rachel
< 1k Lataisa
1k Raja
175k Claire
< 1k Liccy
< 1k Zyiara
< 1k Chera
3k Rio
4k Jennings
302k Ernest
< 1k Chadonia
255k Elijah
< 1k Muskaan
< 1k Harshul
< 1k Tiasha
51k Alec
< 1k Josia
< 1k Pettifleur