From German Names

Female Female Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Elke. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born between 1940 and 1970

Origin and Meaning

Low German and Frisian pet form of Old High German names beginning with Adel-, meaning 'noble'

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