Given Name IKE

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: IEK  [details]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of ISAAC. This was the nickname of the American president Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890-1969), based on the initial sound of his surname.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Sahak (Armenian), Isaac (Biblical), Isaak (Biblical Greek), Yitzhak (Biblical Hebrew), Isaac (Biblical Latin), Isaac (Catalan), Isak (Danish), Izaäk, Sjaak, Sjakie (Dutch), Iisakki, Iikka, Iiro (Finnish), Isaak (German), Itzhak, Yitzhak (Hebrew), Izsák (Hungarian), Ísak (Icelandic), Isaac (Jewish), Isak (Norwegian), Izaak (Polish), Isaak (Russian), Isaac (Spanish), Isak (Swedish)
USER SUBMISSION: Ike

Categories

A Series of Unfortunate Events characters, American presidents, Animal Crossing characters, currently out of the US top 1000, diminutives, Fire Emblem characters, Married with Children characters, Nintendo characters, retired Atlantic hurricane names, storms, Super Smash Bros characters
Entry updated March 18, 2010