First Name
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 Wiebke

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From a German Low German and West Frisian diminutive (see -ke) of female given names like Wigburg which begin with the Germanic element wig- (“battle”). Folk etymology re-interprets the term as as a variant of Weibke ("little woman", from Weib).

  1. A female given name.

Notable Persons Named Wiebke

Wiebke von Carolsfeld is a film director and editor. She has been prominent since 1990. Wiebke was born in 1966 in Germany.


Wiebke was born on July 16th, 1996.


Wiebke was born Wiebke Eden on January 19th, 1968 in Jever, Germany.


Wiebke Nulle is an athlete. Wiebke was born on June 5th, 1980 in Wilhelmshaven, Niedersachsen, Germany.


Wiebke was born on August 10th, 1985 in Nordhorn.


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Popularity of Wiebke as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Wiebke U.S.
  White 91.01% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.54% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.81% 16.26%

Of Last Name Wiebke

People with the last name Wiebke are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Wiebke

  • How Popular is the name Wiebke? As a last name Wiebke was the 55,841st most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Wiebke first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Wiebke is Tuesday, December 7th, 1880.
  • How unique is the name Wiebke? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Wiebke. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Wiebke: Your name in reverse order is Ekbeiw. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ebiwek. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Wiebke? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 367 people with the last name Wiebke.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Wiebke? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Wiebke as their last name since less than 1 person in 833k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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