Peke

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See also: peke and pēke

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Peke (plural Pekes)

  1. Short form of Pekingese, the dog.

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Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English Becky and Betty.

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Peke

  1. A female given name.

References[edit]

  • Mary Kawena Pukui - Samuel H. Elbert, Hawaiian Dictionary, University of Hawaii Press 1971, page 184
  • Hawaii State Archives: Marriage records Peke occurs in 19th century marriage records as the only name (mononym) of 20 women and 2 men.