First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Lak

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lak was also found in the following language(s): Albanian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Hungarian, Icelandic, Lojban, Luo, Rohingya, Serbo-Croatian, Volapük, and Walloon

Notable Persons With the Last Name Lak

Hamed Lak is a soccer player for the Saba Qom F.C., Tractor Sazi F.C., Iran national under-23 football team, and Iran national football team. Hamed was born on November 24th, 1990 in Tehran. Hamed is also known as حامد لک (Persian).


Peter Lak is a soccer player for the Cal Poly Pomona Broncos, Cal State Fullerton Titans, East Los Angeles Cobras, Colorado Foxes, Orange County Blue Star, and LA Galaxy. Peter was born on April 20th, 1973 in Huntington Beach, California.


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Popularity of Lak as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lak U.S.
  White 70.29% 64.26%
  African American 2.51% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 25.52% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lak

People with the last name Lak are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Lak

  • How Popular is the name Lak? As a last name Lak was the 79,598th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Lak first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Lak is Tuesday, September 28th, 1909.
  • How unique is the name Lak? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Lak. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Lak: Your name in reverse order is Kal. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Lak. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lak? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 239 people with the last name Lak.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lak? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Lak as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

What Laks Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Lak born Aug 31, 1928

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 Cyprus approximately on 1100. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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