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First Name
606
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
9k
in the U.S.
in 2010

Hoke

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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

Fun Facts about the name Hoke

  • How many people with the first name Hoke have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 606 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 1910 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Hoke is not a popular baby boy's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 16 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 1910.
  • 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 Hkoe. 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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Popularity of Hoke as a first name

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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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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Hoke" mean? The list below shows the origins of Hoke as well as things modernly associated with the name Hoke such as celebrities named Hoke.

From Middle English.

  1. (obsolete) Alternative form of hook

From hokum.

  1. Something contrived or artificial.

Compare Scots howk.

    Notable Persons With the Name Hoke

    Hoke Norris

    Hoke Norris was a famous person. Hoke was born in 1913 in Holly Springs, North Carolina. He died in 1977.

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    Hoke L. Smith

    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 Hoke

    Brady Hoke is a notable individual. Brady was born on November 3rd, 1958 in Dayton, Ohio.

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    Eldon Hoke

    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

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

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    Chris Hoke

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

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    Jon Hoke

    Jon Hoke is a notable person. Jon was born on January 24th, 1957 in Kettering, Ohio.

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    Catherine Hoke

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

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    • Martin R. Hoke
      (office holder)

    What does the name Hoke mean?

    His for honor, your most valuable possession.

    Ois for objective, always impartial

    Kis for kindle, the warmth in others.

    Eis for encouraging, thanks for the motivation!

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