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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Berke

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  1. A male given name
  2. A female given name

Notable Persons Named Berke

Berke Khan is a monarch. He holds the title Khan, Shahanshah, Khan (title), and Shah.


Berke Hatipoğlu is a rock music architect, musician, guitarist, songwriter, and arrangement. They plays Electric guitar, Acoustic guitar, Mandolin, Gibson Les Paul, Fender Telecaster, and Vocals. Their career lasted from 1994 to 1994. Berke was born Berke Hatipoğlu on May 7th, 1976 in Istanbul.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Berke

Andy Berke is a 73rd MayorofChattanooga. Andy was born on March 31st, 1968 in Chattanooga, Tennessee.



William A. Berke was a film director, film producer, and screenwriter. His career lasted from 1922 to 1958. William was born on October 3rd, 1903 in Milwaukee. He died on February 15th, 1958.


Karen Taylor-Good is a country music singer-songwriter, author, and public speaking. She plays Vocals. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1982 to present. Karen was given the name Karen Berke .


Ferenc was born in Sebeborci. He died on February 10th, 1841.



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Popularity of Berke as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Berke U.S.
  White 86.69% 64.26%
  African American 8.49% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.02% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.93% 16.26%

Of Last Name Berke

People with the last name Berke are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Berke

  • How Popular is the name Berke? Berke is the 53,216th most popular name of all time. As a last name Berke was the 11,504th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Berke have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 34 babies born with the first name Berke in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Berke? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2002 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Berke first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Berke is Saturday, January 25th, 1890.
  • What year had the most people named Berke born? The highest recorded use of the first name Berke was in 2010 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Berke: Your name in reverse order is Ekreb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rekbe. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Berke? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,734 people with the last name Berke.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Berke? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Berke as their last name since less than 1 person in 108k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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