"people's guardian"

Folke Origin and Meaning

The name Folke is 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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Famous People Named Folke

  • Folke BernadotteSwedish diplomat and nobleman who helped save Jews in WWII
  • Folke Karl SkoogSwedish,American plant physiologist
  • (Karl) Folke FrölénSwedish Olympic equestrian
  • Carl Gustaf Folke Hubertusbirth name of Carl XVI Gustaf, King of Sweden