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What does Dicky mean?

Dicky Pronunciation of Dicky as a boys' name has its root in Old German, and the name Dicky means "powerful leader". Dicky is a version of Dick (English, Old German). Dicky is also a form of Richard (Old German).


ASSOCIATED WITH powerful, leader



RELATIONS VIA DICK, RICHARD Dickson, Dix, Dixon, Ric, Rich, Rick, Rickey, Ricki, Rickie, Ricky, Rico, Riki, Rikki, Ritchy

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How popular is Dicky?

Dicky is an unusual first name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#114852 out of 150436, Top 76%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Dicky was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its highest rank of #1347 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dicky name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

Popular related forms of Dicky listed in the Top 2000 are Richard (#188 A YEAR AGO), Ricky (#681), Rico (#1353), Rick (#1872), Dick, Dickie, Dixon, Ric, Rich, Rickey, Ricki and Rickie. These relations of Dicky were popular as birth names during the years 1940-1949 (USAGE OF 3.4%) and are now much less conventional (USAGE 0.15%, 95.6%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dicky, Dick, Dickie, Dixon, Ric in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rich, Richard, Rick, Rickey, Ricki in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rickie, Ricky, Rico in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Binky, Birky, Bucky, Dacey, Dack, Dacy, Daicey, Daicy, Dice, Digby, Dirck, Dirk, Dirke, Jacky, Lucky, Micky, Miky, Nicky, Nikky, Rikky and Rocky. These names tend to be more commonly used than Dicky.

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