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What does Dyrk mean?

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

Associated with: ruler (king).


Dyrk has 3 variants: Derk, Dirk and Dirke.

12 more different relations via Derek: Darek, Dereck, Deric, Derick, Derik, Deriq, Derrek, Derrik, Derryk, Deryck, Deryk and Deryke.

Creative forms:
(male) Daerk, Dark, ..

(female) Dyli, Dyra, ..

Middle name pairings:
Dyrk Jordon (D.J.), ..

How popular is Dyrk?

Dyrk is an unusual first name for men. Dyrk is an equivalently unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Darek, Dereck (#1343 a year ago), Derek (#210), Deric, Derick (#1053), Derik, Derk, Derrek, Derrik and Dirk are the popular variation forms of Dyrk (unlisted). Adoption of these relations of Dyrk was at its most widespread in 1990 (adoption of 0.46%) and has become significantly diminished since (adoption 0.12%, down 75%), with forms such as Dirk becoming less stylish. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Darek, Dereck, Derek, Deric, Derick in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Derik, Derk, Derrek, Derrik, Dirk in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Dyrk is pronounced similarly to Dierck and Dirck. Other suggested similar names are Berk, Birk, Burk, Cork, Dack, Dar, Dard, Darko, Dart, Deri, Dick, Dor, Dore, Dory, Dre, Dru, Dyce, Dyer, Jerk, Kerk, Kirk, Kyrk, Lark, Mark, Turk and York. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dyrk.

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