The name Zeke is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "God strengthens". Zeke is ranked #617 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Attitude Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".
From the experts:
Zeke is a casual form of the name Ezekiel, an important prophet from the Old Testament. How well Zeke holds up depends on the boy: it could be a cooler alternative of Zack, or it could prove too close to "geek." Both Zeke and Ezekiel lag behind in popularity on the UK charts.
On Sons of Anarchy, Zeke is spelled Zeek. Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliot goes by Zeke.