The name Iker is a boy's name of Basque origin meaning "visitation". Iker is ranked #235 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Boy Baby Names Moving Up Fast and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would be the perfect twin of the opposite gender?".
From the experts:
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. Indeed, it's been one of the fastest growing boys' names of the new decade. More than 1,500 baby boys were named Iker in the U.S. thanks largely to soccer star Iker Casillas.