Lark Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Lark:
Taken from the name of the songbird, which is derived from the Middle English larke, laverke (lark).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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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.
- Famous real-life people named Lark
Lark Voorhies, actress (Saved by the Bell)
- Lark in song, story & screen
Dedicate Lark, character in the Emelan novels by Tamora Pierce
Meadow Lark by Fleet Foxes, from their debut album, 2008
Princess Lark, from fairytale "The Fairy's Return" by Gail Carson Levine