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, ..
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.