Meaning and name origin
Dedric \d(e)-dric, ded-ric\ as a boy's name is of Danish and Old German origin, and the meaning of Dedric is "people's ruler". Dedric is a variant of Dedrick (Danish, Old German): variant of Diedrick and Theodoric.
Dedric has 1 variant form: Diedrick.
Dedric is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Dedric for boys. Dedric reached its highest rank of #978 in the U.S. in 1970-1979. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Dedric and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Dedrick and Dedric. (2014 statistics).