What does Dieter mean?
(male) Daeter, Didar, ..
(female) Didra, .. Middle name pairings:
Dieter Jan (D.J.), ..
How popular is Dieter?
Dieter is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#9708 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Dieter entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its highest rank of #1522 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with similar and related boy names. The only other popular alternative form of Dieter listed in the Top 2000 is Dedrick. These forms of Dieter were popular with parents during the years 1970-1979 (average #1399).
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