Oakes is a gender-neutral name with Old English origins. This name has many variations, including Oake, Oak, Oke, and Oakes, among several others. The meaning of Oakes is ‘dweller near the oak trees’. This was a common British surname that was earlier given to families who lived by streams, churches, hills, or trees. This name reached other countries after these families started migrating to different parts of the world like Australia and New Zealand. Oakes is a strong and sturdy name, just like the oak tree itself. Oak is a magnificent tree that is often associated with endurance, power, longevity, stability, and honesty. If you want your child to possess these noble qualities, Oakes would be the perfect choice!
Oakes is most often associated with the gender: neutral.
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Spelling of Oakes
O-A-K-E-S , is a 5-letter neutral given name.