Gender: Male Pronunciation: EE-kuhr Meaning of Iker: "visitation" Origin of Iker: Basque Iker's Popularity in 2019: #337

Iker Origin and Meaning

The name Iker is a boy's name of Basque origin meaning "visitation".

Long an extremely popular name in Spain, Iker (usually pronounced EE-kuhr in the English speaking world) is the rare Basque name that's starting to make it big in the States also, thanks to soccer player Iker Casillas. Indeed, it's been one of the fastest growing boys' names of the decade.

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Rank in US: #337

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autumnreverie Says:


I much more prefer Ike.

EW314 Says:


Cool name. I like Ike as a nickname for Isaac but this would work too.