Oelke Family History
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Oelke Name Meaning
short form of the female personal name Olgardis, hence a metronymic, or of the male personal name Ulrich (see Oehl). nickname for a short person, from Low German ölken ‘dwarf’. possibly a habitational name from Oelken in Westphalia.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Belke, Berke, Elbe, Noelke, Oelfke, Goerke, Toelke, Selke, Roelke