What does Burke mean?
(male) Barke, Burde, ..
(female) Burce, Burte, .. Middle name pairings:
Burke Keyon (B.K.), ..
How popular is Burke?
Burke is a rare given name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#229 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Burke reached its apex position of #1173 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Burk and Berkley are the prominent alternative forms of Burke. Other forms, like Berkie, are uncommon. These forms of Burke reached the apex of their popularity 105 years ago.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Bake, Barde, Barker, Berle, Berne, Birkee, Birket (see Birkett), Birkey, Birkie (see Birkey), Birky, Blake▲, Borne, Bourne, Brae, Brye, Buck▼, Buckey, Buckie, Bucky, Burch, Burg, Burges, Burgh, Burket, Burkett, Burl▼, Burle, Burley, Burlie, Burn, Burne, Burnel (see Burnell), Burnet, Burney, Burnie, Burns, Burr, Burt▼, Burtt, Burty, Byrne, Dirke, Duke▲, Fulke, Luke▲, Parke, Rorke, Rourke and Yorke. These names tend to be more commonly used than Burke.See names in meaning and etymology.