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See also: peke and pēke

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NounEdit

Peke (plural Pekes)

  1. Short form of Pekingese, the dog.

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HawaiianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Becky and Betty.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpe.ke/, [ˈpɛkɛ]

Proper nounEdit

Peke

  1. A female given name.

ReferencesEdit

  • 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.