Belke Family History
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Belke Name Meaning
German: possibly a habitational name for someone from Belkau in eastern Germany (near Stendal). North German: from Middle Low German belke ‘beam’, ‘rafter’, hence a nickname for an exceptionally tall person. Altered spelling of German Boehlke, Bölke.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Berke, Oelke, Belle, Beilke, Balke, Beck, Belka, Selke, Beske, Boelke