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Zeke

First Name
5k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meanings and Origins

What does the name Zeke mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Zeke

"Zeke" is a name of Hebrew origin, and it means "God will strengthen". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Wiktionary
  1. A diminutive of the male given name Ezekiel, also used as a formal given name.
  2. (military) American codename for the A6M Zero Japanese fighter airplane of World War II.

Notable Persons Named Zeke

Zeke Asakura is an animanga character.

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Zeke Stane is a famous person.

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Zeke Kinski is a soap character.

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Zeke Zettner was a rock music musician. He plays Bass guitar. Zeke was born on September 21st, 1948. He passed away on November 10th, 1973.

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Zeke Bratkowski is a football player. Zeke was born on October 20th, 1931 in Danville, Illinois.

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Zeke Mowatt is a football player. His most notable accomplishments were from 1983 to 1991. Zeke was born on March 5th, 1961 in Wauchula, Florida.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Zeke

DJ Zeke is a disc jockey and master of ceremonies. His most notable accomplishments were from 2000 to present. DJ was given the name Ezekiel Akinyemi on November 25th, 1984. DJ is also known as The Shining Star of NYC and DJ Zeke (stage name).

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 6 0 6
1883 6 0 6
1888 6 0 6
1889 5 0 5
1895 7 0 7
1898 8 0 8
1902 6 0 6
1905 6 0 6
1907 5 0 5
1910 8 0 8
1911 9 0 9
1912 6 0 6
1913 8 0 8
1914 13 0 13
1915 11 0 11
1916 8 0 8
1917 5 0 5
1918 6 0 6
1919 9 0 9
1920 5 0 5
1921 6 0 6
1922 11 0 11
1923 5 0 5
1924 9 0 9
1925 8 0 8
1926 8 0 8
1927 8 0 8
1928 9 0 9
1929 7 0 7
1930 6 0 6
1932 10 0 10
1933 5 0 5
1934 7 0 7
1935 10 0 10
1936 6 0 6
1937 11 0 11
1938 7 0 7
1939 14 0 14
1940 8 0 8
1941 6 0 6
1942 7 0 7
1943 10 0 10
1944 19 0 19
1945 11 0 11
1946 7 0 7
1947 13 0 13
1948 7 0 7
1949 11 0 11
1950 5 0 5
1951 8 0 8
1952 5 0 5
1953 11 0 11
1954 9 0 9
1955 5 0 5
1956 9 0 9
1957 9 0 9
1958 14 0 14
1959 7 0 7
1960 10 0 10
1961 11 0 11
1963 12 0 12
1964 14 0 14
1965 12 0 12
1966 9 0 9
1967 11 0 11
1968 13 0 13
1969 9 0 9
1970 22 0 22
1971 27 0 27
1972 25 0 25
1973 21 0 21
1974 29 0 29
1975 39 0 39
1976 30 0 30
1977 38 0 38
1978 41 0 41
1979 38 0 38
1980 35 0 35
1981 35 0 35
1982 26 0 26
1983 28 0 28
1984 26 0 26
1985 18 0 18
1986 27 0 27
1987 21 0 21
1988 43 0 43
1989 60 0 60
1990 52 0 52
1991 49 0 49
1992 39 0 39
1993 39 0 39
1994 55 0 55
1995 36 0 36
1996 57 0 57
1997 43 0 43
1998 49 0 49
1999 54 0 54
2000 88 0 88
2001 92 0 92
2002 108 0 108
2003 103 0 103
2004 96 0 96
2005 122 0 122
2006 103 0 103
2007 111 0 111
2008 125 0 125
2009 154 0 154
2010 183 0 183
2011 204 0 204
2012 243 0 243
2013 249 0 249
2014 324 0 324
2015 356 0 356
2016 394 0 394

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Popularity of Zeke as a first name

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Popularity of Zeke as a last name

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Common last names for Zeke

  • Johnson
  • Smith
  • Thomas

Fun Facts about the name Zeke

  • How Popular is the name Zeke? Zeke is the 3,867th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zeke have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,729 babies born with the first name Zeke in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zeke to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zeke? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Zeke first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zeke is Monday, October 25th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Zeke born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zeke was in 2016 with a total of 394 babies.
  • Random Zeke Factoid: According to the 1964 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Zeke is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1964.
  • Weird things about the name Zeke: Your name in reverse order is Ekez. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Zeke. How do you pronounce that?

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.