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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Deke

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Dusty one: servant
  • #25184 All Time
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How popular is the name "Deke" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1949505
1962505
1965505
1969808
1970707
1971606
1972808
1973505
197412012
197511011
197616016
1977808
1978808
1979808
198012012
1981606
1982707
198315015
1984808
1985909
1986808
1988808
1998505
2003505
2005505
2006606

Want to know about the populiarty of Deke? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 206 babies born with the name Deke in the United States. That's more than enough Dekes to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name first appeared in the year 1949 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Deke" was in 1976 with a total of 16 babies.

According to the 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Deke" is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1983. Across the entire United States a total of only 15 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Deke" mean?

Deke (English): Dusty one: servant

The name "Deke" is of English origin and it means "Dusty one: servant". It's a name commonly given to boys. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

K is for kid, the child within.

E is for excellence, your passion, your drive.

Your name in reverse order is "Eked". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eked". How do you pronounce that?

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Where is the name Deke popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Deke in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Past life for Deke born Dec 29, 1986

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Iran approximately on 875. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

You had an artistic personality, always transforming ugly into beauty, gray into bright colors. You would find an opportunity of creative self-expression in any situation. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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