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pinWhat does Dedrick mean?

Dedrick /de-drick/ as a boys' name is pronounced DEE-drik. It is of Danish and Old German origin, and the meaning of Dedrick is "people's ruler".

Variant of Diedrick and Theodoric. Also the source for Derek. Dieter is a German form. Football player Dedric Ward.


Dedrick has 5 variants: Dedric, Diederick, Diedrick, Dieter and Dietrich.

Related boy name: Dirk.

Dedrick has 19 more relations via Derek, Theodoric: Darrick, Dereck, Derek, Deric, Derick, Derik, Deriq, Derk, Derreck, Derrek, Derrick, Derrik, Derryck, Derryk, Deryck, Deryk, Dirck, Thedric and Thedrick.

Kreatif forms: Dadrick, Dexdrick, Dodrick. [more]

pinHow popular is Dedrick?

Dedrick is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#12084 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Presented below is the baby name statistics of Dedrick for boys. Dedrick entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its apex position of #700 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dedrick name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Dedrick outside U.S.

Popular variation forms of Dedrick appearing in the Top 1000 are Darrick, Dedric, Dereck, Derek (#205 via latest list), Deric, Derick, Derik, Derrek, Derrick (#353) and Dirk. Other forms, like Derryck, are uncommon. These relations of Dedrick were favored by parents in the 1970s (usage of 0.34%) and are somewhat less widespread today (usage 0.13%, down 62%), with versions such as Derik becoming less in vogue. Derek has generally been a favorite of parents, although Derrick appears to be becoming a favorite too.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dedrick, Darrick, Dedric, Dereck, Derek in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Deric, Derick, Derik, Derrek, Derrick, Dirk in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Derek outside U.S.

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Recommended similar baby names are Aerick, Aerrick, Andrick, Cedric, Cedrick, Cedrik, Darick, Delrick, Delrico, Dierick, Eddrick, Edrick, Eldrick, Fredrick, Godrick, Hendrick, Herrick, Jedrick, Jerick, Jerrick, Kadrick, Keddrick, Kedric, Kedrick, Kendrick, Kenrick, Kerrick, Meldrick, Merrick, Meyrick, Rodrick, Sedric, Sedrick, Sedrik, Tedric and Tedrick. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dedrick.