What does Heike mean?
Heike /hei-ke/ as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Heike). Heike's name origin is Old German, and the name Heike means "home leader". Heike is a variant form, with the suffix -ke, of Heinz (Old German): pet variant of Heinrich (Henry).
Heike has 35 related forms via Heinz, Henry: Anrai, Arrigo, Eanraig, Einri, Enrico, Enrikos, Enrique▲, Enzio, Enzo▲, Hal▼, Hank▲, Harri, Harry▼, Heiko, Hein, Heindrick, Heindrik, Heiner, Heini, Heinrich, Heinrick, Heinrik, Hendrick, Hendrik, Henerik, Henk, Henning, Henri, Henrik, Henrique, Henryk, Heriot, Herrior, Hinrich and Rico▼.Kreatif forms: Heice, Heihe, Hewke. [more]
How popular is Heike?
Heike is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for all people (#64186 out of 150436, Top 43%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of Heike and related names. Henry (#33 2 years ago), Enzo (#369), Enrique (#414), Hank (#602), Harry (#714), Henrik (#863), Rico, Hal, Henri and Enrico are the prominent related forms of Heike (outside Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000. Other forms, like Henk, are uncommon. These forms of Heike reached the height of their popularity during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.343%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.3005%, ▼12.4%), but with the versions Harry, Hal and Rico becoming less fashionable. Henry has historically been popular among parents, and Hank appears to be gaining popularity too. (2014 Birth Statistics)