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Elke meaning and name origin

Elke \e-lke, el-ke\ as a girl's name is pronounced EL-kah. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Elke is "noble". German variant of Alice and nickname of Adelaide. Also a feminine form of Elkan. Actress Elke Sommer.

Elke has 4 variant forms: Elka, Elkie, Ellke and Ilka.

Elke is also pronounced similarly to Ilke and Ulka. Other suggested similar baby names are Eike, Elbe, Elga, Elice, Elika, Elis, Elise, Eliz, Elize, Elle, Ellse, Els, Elsa, Else, Elsee, Elshe, Elsie, Elsy, Elyce, Elyse and Elza.

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Popularity of Elke

Elke is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2588 out of 4276) and also a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#73242 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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