US Popularity:1305
Other Origin(s):Hebrew, Arabic
Meaning:God strengthens; Pure
Zeke is a boy’s name of Hebrew and Arabic origins. A diminutive of the Hebrew name Ezekiel, it can be used as a nickname or a given name meaning “God strengthens.” In Arabic, Zeke is closely linked to the name Zaki, meaning “pure.” Both meanings can form a powerful reminder to baby to strive to be pure and draw strength from his faith. In Judaism, Ezekiel is the central protagonist of the “Book of Ezekiel.” He is also considered a prophet in Christianity, Judaism, and Islam, making Zeke a great choice for parents who practice a variety of religions.

Zeke Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Zeke is currently #1110 on The Bump
Boy:Zeke is currently #611 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Zeke is currently #1305 in U.S. births
Boy:Zeke is currently #640 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 30
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • Behind the Name, Zeke, July 2008

  • Behind the Name, Ezekiel, July 2018

  • Name Doctor, Zeke

  • Collins Dictionary, Zeke

  • Quranic Names, Zeke

  • A Dictionary of Muslim Names, Edited by Professor S.A Rahman, pg. 90

  • Collins Dictionary, Ezekiel

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