Lark: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Lark

Lark

Pronunciation: LAHRK (key)

Origin of the name Lark:

Taken from the name of the songbird, which is derived from the Middle English larke, laverke (lark).

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Larks are meadow birds famous for their melodious song.
The word "lark" also means an outing/adventure "just for fun" - it suggests a cheerful, outgoing, spontaneous and carefree approach to life.

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Lark Voorhies, actress (Saved by the Bell)

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Dedicate Lark, character in the Emelan novels by Tamora Pierce
Meadow Lark by Fleet Foxes, from their debut album, 2008

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