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Boy Name: Vandyke

Name: Vandyke
Pronunciation: \v(a)-ndy-ke, van-dyke\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: of the dyke
Origin: Danish
Similar Names: Vanko, Vanek, Vander
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 2487


Vandyke \v(a)-ndy-ke, van-dyke\ as a boy's name is of Danish origin, and the meaning of Vandyke is "of the dyke". Place name. A "vandyke" is also a small beard or goatee, from the beards portrayed in portraits by the 17th-century Flemish painter Anthony Van Dyck. Actor Dick Van Dyke.

Similar baby names are Vanko, Vanek and Vander.


Vandyke is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#2487 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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