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What does Dicky mean?

Dicky Pronunciation of Dicky [dicky] as a boys' name has its root in Old German, and the name Dicky means "powerful leader". Dicky is a version of Dick (English, Old German): a rhyming version from medieval times. Dicky is also a form of Richard (Old German).

Associated with: powerful, leader.

Variations

Dicky has 1 variant: Dickie.

14 more relations via Dick, Richard: Dickson, Dix, Dixon, Ric, Rich, Rick, Rickey, Ricki, Rickie, Ricky, Rico, Riki, Rikki and Ritchy.

Creative forms:
(male) Dackky, Dicko, ..

(female) Dicka, ..

Middle name pairings:
Dicky Keith (D.K.), ..

How popular is Dicky?

Dicky is an unusual first name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#114852 out of 150436, Top 76%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Dicky was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its highest rank of #1347 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Popular related forms of Dicky listed in the Top 2000 are Richard (#155 a year ago), Ricky (#584), Rico (#1421), Rickey (#1755), Rick (#1838), Rickie, Ricki, Dick, Dixon, Ric, Rich and Dickie. These relations of Dicky were popular as birth names during the years 1940-1949 (usage of 3.4%) and are now much less conventional (usage 0.18%, 94.7%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dicky, Dick, Dickie, Dixon, Ric in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rich, Richard, Rick, Rickey, Ricki in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rickie, Ricky, Rico in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Binky, Birky, Bucky, Dacey, Dack, Dacy, Daicey, Daicy, Dice, Digby, Dirck, Dirk, Dirke, Jacky, Lucky, Micky, Miky, Nicky, Nikky, Rikky and Rocky. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dicky.

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