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What does Derrik mean?

Derrik Pronunciation of Derrik [der-rik] as a name for boys has the meaning "people's ruler". Derrik is a variant form of Derek (English, Old German): from Theodoric.

Associated with: ruler (king).

Variations

Derrik has 16 variants: Darek, Darrick, Darriq, Dereck, Deric, Derick, Derik, Deriq, Derreck, Derrek, Derrick, Derryck, Derryk, Deryck, Deryk and Deryke.

3 more different relations via Derek: Derk, Dirk and Dyrk.

Creative forms:
(male) Darik, Dirik, ..

(female) Derque, Derriki, ..

Middle name pairings:
Derrik Bronson (D.B.), ..

How popular is Derrik?

Derrik is an uncommon given name for men. Derrik is also a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Derrik entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its peak position of #1075 in the U.S. in 1990, but is not listed at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Derrik name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Derek (#210 in recent rankings), Derrick (#384), Derick (#1053), Dereck (#1343), Derrek, Derreck, Dirk, Derik, Darrick, Deric, Darek and Derk are the popular alternative forms of Derrik. Adoption of these forms of Derrik was widespread among parents during 1980-1989 (adoption of 0.7%) and has become significantly reduced since (adoption 0.2%, 76% less).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Derrik, Darek, Darrick, Dereck, Derek in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Deric, Derick, Derik, Derk, Derreck in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Derrek, Derrick, Dirk in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Derrik is pronounced similarly to Daric, Darick, Darrock, Dieric and Dierick. Other suggested similar names are Aerric, Aerrick, Cedrik, Darcio, Darrin, Darrius, Dedric, Dedrick, Delrick, Deorsa, Derbie, Deri, Derrel, Derren, Derrian, Derrie, Derril, Derrill, Derrin, Derrius, Derron, Derry, Derryl, Dervin, Derwin, Dierck, Dirck, Dorrin, Dorsie (see Dorsey), Ferrin, Ferris, Gerik, Gerri, Gerrie, Gerrit, Henrik, Herrick, Herrik (see Herrick), Jerri, Jerric, Jerrick, Jerrie, Jerrik, Jerrin, Jerriq, Kenrik, Kerrick, Kerrie, Merrick, Merrik, Merril, Perrie, Perrin, Sedrik, Terri, Terrie, Terrin and Terris. These names tend to be more frequently used than Derrik.

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