Ecker Name Meaning

Dutch and German: from a medieval personal name, probably a short form of Eckhard (see Eckert). German: topographic name for someone who lived in a corner house or kept a corner shop, from Middle High German ecke ‘corner’ + the suffix -er, denoting an inhabitant. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Eck 1. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name from a Yiddish dialect eker ‘(wood)cutter’, ‘chopper’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Ecker ‘beechnut’.

List of People with Surname Ecker

Based on our public records, there are a total of 3,812 people with the surname Ecker. Among these people surnamed Ecker, there are approximately 431 distinct names, with an average of 8 people who share the same name. Michael Ecker, Mary Ecker and David Ecker are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Ecker, with 72, 67 and 60 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Pennsylvania has the most people surnamed Ecker, with a total of 381 people, and there are a total of 203 distinct names among these people. New York is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Ecker, with a total of 350 people and an average of 199 distinct names.