What does Folke mean?
Folke [folke] as a name for boys is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Folke is "people's guard; people, tribe, folk". Folke is a version of Folker (German, Old Norse). Folke is also a variation of Fulk (Old German): from volk.
Associated with: guard (defender).
(male) Filke, Forke, ..
(female) Folde, Folie, .. Middle name pairings:
Folke Jameson (F.J.), ..
How popular is Folke?
Folke is an uncommon first name for males but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#126400 out of 150436, Top 84%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Folke has not been recorded in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Cooke, Falk, Falke, Falken, Felike, Fiske, Forde, Foxe, Locke, Rorke and Yorke. Like Folke, these names are not frequently used.See names in meaning and etymology.