[ 2 syll. fem-ke, fe-mke ] The baby girl name Femke is pronounced as FEHM-Kah in Dutch †.
1: Femke is primarily used in Dutch, Frisian, and German. Its language of origin is Germanic. The name could have evolved as a diminutive of Germanic names starting with the element 'fridu' (meaning peace, protection, safety), eg. 'Fried-' and 'Frede-' names like Frederike.
The Dutch, Frisian, and German name Famke is a form of Femke.
2: Femke's origin is Frisian. It is derived from the elements 'femke' meaning little girl ; 'famke' little girl.
See also the related categories, element, frisian, peace (harmony), protection, diminutive, dutch, and german.
Femke is not widely used as a baby name for girls. It is not in the top 1000 names.
Baby names that sound like Femke include Faena, Fama, Famah, Fana, Fanah, Fancy, Fang Hua, Fang-hua, Fanna, Fannah, Fantia, Fantiah, Fauna, Fawnah, Fawnna, Fawnya, Feana, Feena, Feina, and Femeace.
† Pronunciation for Femke: F as in "fee (F.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"