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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Borke

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From Middle Low German borke. Cognate with Dutch and English bark.

  1. (regional, chiefly Northern Germany) bark (on a tree)

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Popularity of Borke as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Borke U.S.
  White 92.67% 64.26%
  African American 1.83% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.13% 16.26%

Of Last Name Borke

People with the last name Borke are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Borke

  • How Popular is the name Borke? As a last name Borke was the 71,478th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Borke? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Borke was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Borke: Your name in reverse order is Ekrob. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Robke. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Borke? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 273 people with the last name Borke.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Borke? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Borke as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Past life for Borke born Dec 7, 2011

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 Northern Africa approximately on 1500. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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