US Popularity:14438
Origin:Irish
Meaning:Illustrious and mighty
Rourke is a boy’s name of Irish origin meaning “illustrious and mighty”. Adopted as an Irish clan name in ancient times, this is believed to be one of the oldest family surnames in the world. From folklore tales of prodigious heroes battling for good to handsome protectors maintaining peace, Rourke can draw on his name’s positive influence throughout life. With a name like this, baby Rourke is sure to have the luck of the Irish on his side.

Rourke Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Rourke is currently #14438 in U.S. births
Boy:Rourke is currently #5647 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

Year:
2022
#14438
in 2022
- 2641
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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