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CONTRIBUTOR: anonymous on 6/25/2015
Meaning & History
Meaning uncertain. It could be derived from Finnish peikko
"troll" or poika
"boy" (the Swedish word for boy, pojke
, is derived from the Finnish word). The name appears in folk tales in the Swedish-speaking parts of Finland.
In Denmark, Peik is a Frisian diminutive of Pay
, a form of Paulus
. Norwegian author Barbra Ring used it in her novel "Peik" where it was a short form of Pavel