Lachlan: unisex baby name popularity and meaning

Lachlan

The name Lachlan has an interesting history: It’s traditionally a masculine name, but its “-an” ending makes it a bold choice for a girl too. It has Scottish roots, used originally to refer to Vikings, who were from the “land of lakes” – so boy or girl, your little Lachlan might be one tough cookie.

Nicknames:

Lach, Lachie.

Famous people named Lachlan:

Actor Lachlan Buchanan; YouTuber Lachlan Power (a.k.a. LachlanPlayz)

Fun facts:

If you're a fan of TV shows, you may have heard this name on your favorite: There are characters named Lachlan on "Smallville," "Jane the Virgin," and "American Horror Story: Hotel."

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