What does Tarek mean?
Tarek /ta-rek/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys. Tarek's root is Arabic, and Tarek means "evening caller". Tarek is a variant form of Tariq (Arabic) with the suffix -ek.
How popular is Tarek?
Tarek is a rare given name for men. Tarek is a unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the boy name Tarek and related names. Tariq and Tarik are the popular variation forms of Tarek (outside Top 1000) appearing in the Top 1000. Forms like Tareq are uncommon. Adoption of these boy names was at its highest in 1998 (usage of 0.2885%) and has become significantly lower since, with the version Tariq becoming less trendy. (2014 Birth Statistics)