Gender: Male Meaning of Folke: "people's guardian" Origin of Folke: Scandinavian

Folke Origin and Meaning

The name Folke is a boy's name of Scandinavian origin meaning "people's guardian".

Folke - which has two syllables - is a Top 100 name in its native Sweden, but rarely heard elsewhere. A related alternative is Fulk, popular with the Normans but little-used now.

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Pop Culture References for the name Folke

Fulker, Vollker, Folker, Fawke, Fulke, Volker, Fulk, Fowke

Folke's International Variations

Foulques (French)


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