First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Aker

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  1. Obsolete spelling of acre

aker was also found in the following language(s): Basque, Dutch, Old Swedish, Serbo-Croatian, and Vilamovian

Notable Persons With the Last Name Aker

Tim Aker is a Member of the European Parliament, for the East of England, Memberof theEuropean Parliament, and for theEast of England. Tim was born on May 23rd, 1985 in Orsett.


Jack Aker is a baseball player. Jack was born on July 13th, 1940 in Tulare, California.


Brian Aker is a hp fellow. Brian was born on August 4th, 1972 in Lexington, Kentucky.


Mustafa was born in 1892 in Chania. They left this life in 1961.


Stian was born on June 17th, 1980.


Their military service ended in 1931. Şefik was born in 1877 in Kastoria. They left this life on February 6th, 1964.


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Popularity of Aker as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Aker U.S.
  White 88.17% 64.26%
  African American 5.96% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.88% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.38% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.88% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.73% 16.26%

Of Last Name Aker

People with the last name Aker are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Aker

  • How Popular is the name Aker? Aker is the 73,542nd most popular name of all time. As a last name Aker was the 9,539th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Aker have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10 babies born with the first name Aker in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Aker? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2015 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Aker first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Aker is Tuesday, October 25th, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Aker born? The highest recorded use of the first name Aker was in 2015 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Aker: Your name in reverse order is Reka. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Kaer. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Aker? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,408 people with the last name Aker.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Aker? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Aker as their last name.

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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