Other Origin(s):Dutch
Meaning:Laughter; He will laugh
Yke is a boy’s name, that although boasts Hebrew roots, is commonly used in the Dutch language. As a variant of Ike, the short form of Isaac, it takes on the meaning “laughter” or “he will laugh.” While there are so many namesake personalities across politics, sport, and fiction to cite, a standout is the 34th president of the United States, Dwight Eisenhower, famously known as Ike. By choosing Yke, your little one will be inspired to take on challenges, push the envelope, and laugh in the face of adversity.
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