What does Theodoric mean?
Associated with: ruler (king).
(female) Middle name pairings:
Theodoric Shepherd (T.S.), ..
How popular is Theodoric?
Theodoric is an uncommonly occurring first name for men. Theodoric is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Theodoric (not ranked) are Derek (#210 from current records), Derrick (#384), Terry (#664), Rick (#1838), Ted, Dietrich, Dieter, Dedrick and Dirk. These forms of Theodoric reached the height of their popularity 65 years ago (median #821) and are now much less popular (#1455, ▼83.5%), with versions like Derek falling out of fashion. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Broderic (see Broderick), Brodric (see Broderick), Cedric▼, Chadric, Dedric, Frederic▼, Fredric▼, Godric, Kedric, Kendric, Meldric, Rhodric, Roddric (see Roderick), Roderic, Rodric, Sedric, Teador, Tedor, Tedric, Tedrick, Teodoor, Teodor, Teodoro, Theodon, Theodor, Theodore, Theodorus, Theodosios, Theodosius, Thorin and Todor. These names tend to be more commonly used than Theodoric.See names in meaning and etymology.