What does Ike mean?
Ike [ike] as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Ike is "laughter". Diminutive of Isaac. Singer Ike Turner.
(male) Ikeiah, Ikiah, ..
(female) Ika, Ikeio, .. Middle name pairings:
Ike Otto (I.O.), ..
How popular is Ike?
Ike is a somewhat prominent first name for males (#1105 out of 1220, Top 91%) and an even more prominent last name for both adults and children (#21469 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Ike for boys. Ike was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its highest position of #224 in the U.S. then, and is at #1676 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with similar and related boy names. Popular related forms of Ike (#1676 the previous year) rated in the Top 2000 are Isa (#1496 the previous year), Isaac (#31), Isac, Isak, Izak and Zak. Other forms, like Ikey, are uncommon. These forms of Ike were popular 3 years ago (average #1635) and have remained as common to this day (#1600, ▼2%), but with the version Ike becoming less fashionable. Isaac is more familiar than the rest.