< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


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How popular is the baby name Deke in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1949 5 0 5
1962 5 0 5
1965 5 0 5
1969 8 0 8
1970 7 0 7
1971 6 0 6
1972 8 0 8
1973 5 0 5
1974 12 0 12
1975 11 0 11
1976 16 0 16
1977 8 0 8
1978 8 0 8
1979 8 0 8
1980 12 0 12
1981 6 0 6
1982 7 0 7
1983 15 0 15
1984 8 0 8
1985 9 0 9
1986 8 0 8
1988 8 0 8
1998 5 0 5
2003 5 0 5
2005 5 0 5
2006 6 0 6

Want to know about the popularity of the Deke baby name? From 1880 to 2015, 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 was first given to 5 or more babies 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.

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Where is the name Deke popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Deke" mean? The list below shows the origins of Deke as well as things modernly associated with the name Deke such as celebrities named Deke.

Origin and Meaning of Deke

The name "Deke" is of English origin, and it means "Dusty one: servant". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Deke

Deke Dickerson
Deke Slayton
Deke Stokes
Deke Mcclelland
Deke Parsons
Deke Smith
Deke Sharon
Deke Definition
Deke Hockey

Alternative Meanings

D is for dependable, on you I can rely.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

E is for enchant, for enchant you will.

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

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Past life for Deke born Jan 11, 1961

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Egypt approximately on 900. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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