What does Dietrich mean?
Associated with: ruler (king).
Dietrich has 1 more different relation via Theodoric: Derrick▼.
Dietrich has 1 feminine form: Didrika.Creative forms:
(male) Delrich, Denetrich, ..
(female) Dietine, Dietni, .. Middle name pairings:
Dietrich Mikel (D.M.), ..
How popular is Dietrich?
Dietrich is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#2112 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name statistics of Dietrich for boys. Dietrich entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its top rank of #1599 in the U.S. during 1970-1979, but is not listed currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Displayed below is a study of the ranking of the boy name Dietrich and affiliated names. Prominent related forms of Dietrich listed in the Top 2000 are Derek (#210 in recent rankings), Derrick (#384), Dirk and Dedrick. Usage of these forms of Dietrich reached its highest during 1980-1989 (usage of 0.6%) and is now much diminished (usage 0.14%, 76.4% less), with forms such as Dirk falling out of fashion.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Adalrich, Adelrich, Alberich, Aldrich, Alldrich, Bardrich, Bearach, Birch, Dametrius, Darach, Daric, Darick, Darrick▼, Darroch, Dedric, Delrick, Delrico, Demetri, Demetrice, Demetrio, Demetris, Demetrius, Dereck, Deri, Deric, Derick, Derik, Deriq, Derito, Derreck, Derrian, Derrie, Derrik, Derril, Derrill, Derrin, Derrius, Derryck, Deryck, Destrie, Diedrick, Dierck, Dieric (see Dirk), Dierick, Dietbald, Dietbold, Dieter, Dimetre, Dimetrius, Dimitri, Dirck, Dmitri, Dmitrios (see Demetrius), Edrich, Eldrich, Elldrich, Emerich, Erich▼, Fitch, Fletch, Frederich, Fridrich, Friedrich, Heimrich, Heinrich, Hersch, Hinrich, Hirsch, Mitch▼, Ritch, Roderich, Terach, Ullrich, Ulrich and Zerach. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dietrich.See names in meaning and etymology.