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Originally Drake designated the man who kept the inn with the dragon trademark, or the "Sign of the Dragon". It followed a usual route of becoming a surname, and then a first name.
Drake Name also appears in following Origin(s): Greek, Old English, Latin
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a retired boxer from Malawi, who represented his native country at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California.
Dr. Frank Drake
an American astronomer and astrophysicist. He is most famous for founding SETI and creating the Drake equation.Although explicitly linked with modern views on the likelihood and detectability of extraterrestrial civilizations, Drake started his career undertaking radio astronomical research at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory (NRAO) in Green Bank, West Virginia, and later the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. He conducted key measurements which revealed the presence of a Jovian ionosphere and magnetosphere.