What does Vandyke mean?
Vandyke [vandyke] as a boys' name is of Danish origin, and the meaning of Vandyke is "of the dyke". Place name. A "vandyke" is also a small beard or goatee, from the beards portrayed in portraits by the 17th-century Flemish painter Anthony Van Dyck. Actor Dick Van Dyke.
(male) Valdyke, Vardyke, ..
(female) Vandyna, Vandyta, .. Middle name pairings:
Vandyke Tegan (V.T.), ..
How popular is Vandyke?
Vandyke is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#2019 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Vandyke has not made it into the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Updyke, Vance, Vander, Vane, Vanek, Vanko and Vanya. These names tend to be more commonly used than Vandyke.