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Goike Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): from a diminutive of Sorbian haj ‘grove’, either a topographic name for someone who lived by a copse or a metonymic occupational name for a forest warden. Germanized spelling of Polish Gajek, of the same meaning as 1, from a diminutive of gaj ‘grove’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Gockel, Borke, Grice, Popke, Gose, Boire, Eike, Gipe, Boike, Gole

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Goike Family Occupations

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Goike Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Goike life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Goike in 1964 was 57, and 80 in 2004.

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