Trask name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Trask mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Trask

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Canada says the name Trask is of Scandinavian origin and means "Water people, seafarers, travel 7 seas. wetland. misnomer: Viking".
  2. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Trask is of Danish origin and means "Marsh ground".
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International Interest
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Notable Persons With the Last Name Trask

Notable Persons With the Last Name Trask

Bolivar Trask

Bolivar Trask is a comics character.

Haunani-Kay Trask

Haunani-Kay Trask is an author and professor. Haunani-Kay was born on October 3rd, 1949 in California, U.S.

Oliver Trask

Oliver Trask is a student.

Stephen Trask

Stephen Trask is a musician and composer. Stephen was born on August 29th, 1967.

Larry Trask

Larry Trask is a comics character.

Amy Trask

Amy was born in 1961.

  • Spencer Trask
  • Mililani B. Trask
    Indigenous Consultants Llc
  • Katrina Trask
  • Leonard Trask
  • Eliphalet Trask
    Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts
  • Francis Reuben Trask
  • Alan Trask

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Trask U.S.
  White 89.18% 64.26%
  African American 5.52% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.17% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.34% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.75% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.04% 16.26%

Of Last Name Trask

People with the last name Trask are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Trask

  • How Popular is the name Trask? Trask is the 35,892nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Trask was the 5,639th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Trask have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 113 babies born with the first name Trask in the United States. That's more than enough people named Trask to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Trask? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Trask first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Trask is Saturday, March 14th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Trask born? The highest recorded use of the first name Trask was in 1990 with a total of 26 babies.
  • Random Trask Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Trask is not a popular baby boy's name in Oregon. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Oregon have the same name in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Trask: The name spelled backwards is Ksart. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ktsra. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Trask? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 6,162 people with the last name Trask.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Trask? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Trask as their last name.
  • Trask name meaning

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