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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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From Middle English.

  1. (obsolete) Alternative form of hook

From hokum.

  1. Something contrived or artificial.

Compare Scots howk.

    Notable Persons Named Hoke

    Hoke was born in 1913 in Holly Springs, North Carolina. He died in 1977.

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    Hoke L. Smith was a president, towson university, and chancellor (education). Hoke was born on May 7th, 1931 in Galesburg, Illinois. He breathed his last breath on March 27th, 2004.

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    Notable Persons With the Last Name Hoke

    Brady was born on November 3rd, 1958 in Dayton, Ohio.

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    Eldon Hoke was a heavy metal music, punk rock, and shock rock musician. He was most prominent from 1974 to 1997. Eldon was given the name Eldon Wayne Hoke on March 23rd, 1958 in Seattle, Washington, USA. Eldon is also known as El Duce. He breathed his last breath on April 19th, 1997.

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    Robert F. Hoke is a military person. His military service ended in 1865.

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    Chris Hoke is a football player. Chris was born on April 6th, 1976 in Long Beach, California.

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    Jon was born on January 24th, 1957 in Kettering, Ohio.

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    Catherine Hoke is a founder and ceo, defy ventures, chief executive officer, and founder andceo.

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

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    Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
    1900 7 0 7
    1904 7 0 7
    1905 9 0 9
    1906 13 0 13
    1907 15 0 15
    1908 7 0 7
    1909 10 0 10
    1910 19 0 19
    1911 9 0 9
    1912 9 0 9
    1913 12 0 12
    1914 18 0 18
    1915 15 0 15
    1916 15 0 15
    1917 12 0 12
    1918 18 0 18
    1919 5 0 5
    1920 16 0 16
    1921 7 0 7
    1922 11 0 11
    1923 7 0 7
    1925 13 0 13
    1926 6 0 6
    1927 10 0 10
    1928 6 0 6
    1929 17 0 17
    1930 14 0 14
    1931 12 0 12
    1932 12 0 12
    1933 13 0 13
    1934 16 0 16
    1935 15 0 15
    1936 10 0 10
    1937 10 0 10
    1938 17 0 17
    1939 11 0 11
    1940 7 0 7
    1941 13 0 13
    1942 10 0 10
    1943 11 0 11
    1944 8 0 8
    1945 11 0 11
    1946 7 0 7
    1947 5 0 5
    1948 5 0 5
    1949 9 0 9
    1951 7 0 7
    1952 7 0 7
    1953 7 0 7
    1954 8 0 8
    1955 5 0 5
    1956 5 0 5
    1957 6 0 6
    1959 6 0 6
    1961 7 0 7
    1962 6 0 6
    1964 6 0 6
    1968 12 0 12
    1970 10 0 10
    2011 5 0 5
    2016 5 0 5

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    Popularity of Hoke as a last name

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    Common last names for Hoke

    • Smith
    • Williams
    • Johnson
    • Jones
    • Davis
    • Brown
    • Thomas

    Ethnicity Distribution

    Ethnicity Hoke U.S.
      White 89.06% 64.26%
      African American 5.40% 11.96%
      Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.10% 4.85%
      American Indian and Alaska Native 0.34% 0.69%
      Two or More Ethnicities 2.04% 1.76%
      Hispanic or Latino 2.06% 16.26%

    Of Last Name Hoke

    People with the last name Hoke are most frequently White

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    Fun Facts about the name Hoke

    • How Popular is the name Hoke? Hoke is the 14,148th most popular name of all time. As a last name Hoke was the 3,901st most popular name in 2010.
    • How many people with the first name Hoke have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 611 babies born with the first name Hoke in the United States. That's more than enough people named Hoke to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
    • What year were 5 or more babies first named Hoke? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1900 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
    • When was Hoke first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hoke is Saturday, May 25th, 1878.
    • What year had the most people named Hoke born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hoke was in 1910 with a total of 19 babies.
    • Random Hoke Factoid: According to the 1927 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Hoke is not a popular baby boy's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 1927.
    • Weird things about the name Hoke: Your name in reverse order is Ekoh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ekho. How do you pronounce that?
    • How many people have the last name Hoke? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 9,096 people with the last name Hoke.
    • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Hoke? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 3 of them will have Hoke as their last name.

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