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What does Deryk mean?

Deryk Pronunciation of Deryk as a boys' name means "people's ruler". Deryk is a version of Derek (English, Old German): from Theodoric.


ASSOCIATED WITH ruler (king)


VARIANTS Deryke, Deryck, Derryk, Derryck, Derrik, Derrick, Derrek, Derreck, Deriq, Derik, Derick, Deric, Dereck, Darriq, Darrick, Darek

OTHER FORMS VIA DEREK Derk, Dirk, Dirke, Dyrk

(male) Diryk, ..

(female) Deny, ..

Deryk Javion (D.J.), ..

How popular is Deryk?

Deryk is an unusual first name for men. Deryk is an equivalently unusual surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Prominent alternative forms of Deryk (NOT RANKED) listed in the Top 2000 are Derek (#257 THE PREVIOUS YEAR), Derrick (#475), Derick (#1176), Dereck (#1484), Darek, Darrick, Deric, Derik, Derk, Derreck, Derrek, Derrik and Dirk. These relations of Deryk reached the apex of their popularity 4 decades ago (USAGE OF 0.67%) and have become much less widespread since (USAGE 0.13%, 81%), with forms like Dirk falling out of fashion. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Derick, Derik, Derk, Derreck, Derrek in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Derrick, Derrik, Dirk in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Deryk is pronounced similarly to Daric, Darick, Dieric and Dierick. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Daryl, Daryn, Denys, Derby, Deri, Deron, Derry, Derryl, Derwyn, Deryl, Deryll, Devyn, Dexy, Deyn, Dierck, Dirck, Dory, Eryk and Henryk. These names tend to be more commonly used than Deryk.

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