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What does Erek mean?

Erek Pronunciation of Erek as a boys' name has its root in Old Norse, and the meaning of the name Erek is "complete ruler". Erek is a variant form of Eric (Old Norse).


ASSOCIATED WITH norse, ruler (king)


VARIANTS Eryk, Errick, Eriq, Erik, Erick, Eirik, Arrick, Arric, Arreck, Aric, Aerrick, Aerric, Aerick, Aeric

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA ERIC Eero, Erich, Erico, Erix, Erki, Erkki, Jerk, Rick



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How popular is Erek?

Erek is an uncommonly occurring first name for men. Erek is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Prominent related forms of Erek (UNLISTED) are Eric (#142 FROM CURRENT RECORDS), Erick (#237), Erik (#356), Aric, Erich, Eriq, Errick and Rick. Adoption of these forms of Erek reached its apex in the 1970s (ADOPTION OF 1.6%) and has become significantly diminished since (ADOPTION 0.3%, 81.8%). Eric has generally been popular among parents, although Erick seems to be gaining popularity too, while forms such as Eric have become less contemporary. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2016)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Aric, Eric, Erich, Erick, Erik in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eriq, Errick, Rick in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Eric, Erik outside U.S.

Similar Names

Erek is pronounced similarly to Arek, Arick, Arik, Erric, Yorik and Yurik. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Alek, Barek, Creek, Darek, Derek, Eben, Eber, Edel, Eden, Eder, Edik, Edred, Edrik, Efrem, Efren, Elex, Elrey, Enea, Enok, Eran, Erez, Eri, Erie, Erin, Erl, Erle, Erly, Ermes, Ern, Erno, Erol, Eron, Eros, Erv, Erve, Euen, Even, Ewen, Ezer, Garek, Gerek, Jarek, Jerek, Jurek, Marek, Mirek, Rurek, Tarek and Zarek. These names tend to be more frequently used than Erek.

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