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Eik is a male given name that is also in use as a family name.

Origin and meaning

Eik means something like " The Oak " or " The Ruler ". The origin of the name is Nordic, but it is also used in Israel.


There are other forms of writing such as Ike, Eyk or Iyke, but they are also pronounced "Eik".

Well-known namesake

First names


  • Alf Emil Eik (* 1953), Norwegian musician
  • Jan Eik (* 1940), German writer and non-fiction author


See also:

Wiktionary: eik  - explanations of meanings, word origins, synonyms, translations