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Danek

What does Danek mean?

Danek Pronunciation of Danek [danek] as a name for boys has its root in Hebrew, and the name Danek means "God is my judge". Danek is an alternate form of Daniel (Hebrew).

Associated with: judge.

Variations

17 alternative forms via Daniel: Dan, Danal, Dane, Daneal, Danell, Dani, Danial, Daniele, Danil, Danilo, Danko, Dannel, Dannie, Danny, Danya, Danyal and Danyel.

Creative forms:
(male) Denek, Dunek, ..

(female) Daneko, ..

Middle name pairings:
Danek Zayvion (D.Z.), ..

How popular is Danek?

Danek is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#23283 out of 150436, Top 15%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent related forms of Danek (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Dan (#1723 last year), Dane (#626), Danial, Daniel (#12), Danilo (#1029), Dannie and Danny (#426). Other variants, like Danil, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Danek was well-received among parents in the 1980s (median #703) and is now significantly diminished (#1116, down 61.8%). Daniel has historically been preferred by parents, though Danilo has become popular as well over time, while versions like Daniel are now less popular. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dan, Dane, Danial, Daniel, Danilo in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dannie, Danny in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Daniel, Danny outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Barek, Dabnee (see Dabney), Dabney, Dace, Dacey, Dack, Dade, Daeg, Dael, Dagen, Dahey, Daine, Dale, Dalen, Daley, Damek, Damen, Dana, Danar, Danby, Dandy, Danie, Dann, Danno, Danon, Dante, Dantel, Darek, Darel, Daren, Darnel, Dave, Daven, Davey, Dawe, Dawes, Daye, Dayne, Dayner, Deane, Dene, Derek, Doane, Duane, Dwane, Fabek, Garek, Janek, Jarek, Malek, Marek, Radek, Stanek, Tarek, Vanek and Zarek. These names tend to be more frequently used than Danek.

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