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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 Grenke

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Alt. Meaning

G is for glitter, the spark that is you.

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

K is for knowledge, an avid learner

E is for explorer, always ready for the next journey

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Popularity of Grenke as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Grenke U.S.
  White 94.44% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.52% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.02% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.52% 16.26%

Of Last Name Grenke

People with the last name Grenke are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Grenke

  • How Popular is the name Grenke? As a last name Grenke was the 52,383rd most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Grenke? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Grenke was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Grenke: Your name in reverse order is Eknerg. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Gerenk. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Grenke? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 396 people with the last name Grenke.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Grenke? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Grenke as their last name since less than 1 person in 769k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Past life for Grenke born May 24, 1954

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 Central Africa approximately on 1550. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

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. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).