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Name Derrick

Meaning:ruler of the peopleTools:

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About the name Derrick in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English
US 2013 rank:#331     ... 329:Emerson, 330:Desmond, 331:Derrick, 332:Colt, 333:Karson ...     Full US 2013 list
Similarly written:Derick, Merrick, Derik, Erick, Henrick, Jerrica, Kenrick, Pierrick, Yorrick     Details
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About Dietrich, the group of names with the same origin as Derrick

Meaning/translation:ruler of the people
Language of origin:Old High German
Info about origin:old Germanic two-element name, with the meaning ruler of the people
 this name corresponds with the Gothic name Theoderic
Words:diot = the people  Old High German
 rihhi = rich, powerful, the power, the ruler  Old High German
Topics:Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:14:Derek England+Wales 1934,  74:Derrick England+Wales 1924,  147:Didrik Norway 2009,  376:Derick USA 1980-1989,  885:Derik USA 1990-1999
Somehow related to:Dieter, Theoderich, Thilo, Till
Name variants:Darek, Derek, Derick, Derik, Derk, Derrick, Didrik, Dierk, Dietreich, Dietrich, Dirk, Doerk, Thade, Tjark, Tjarko   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesRankings
England+Wales decades1934 77,  1924 74
USA decades1990-1999 149,  1980-1989 831970-1979 85,  1960-1969 154
USA yearly2013 331,  2012 313,  2011 301,  2010 307,  2009 296,  2008 286,  2007 267,  2006 254,  2005 246,  2004 247,  2003 245,  2002 238,  2001 237,  2000 220,  1999 214,  1998 194,  1997 187,  1996 169,  1995 159,  1994 136
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