Given Name DEREK

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: DER-ik   [details]

Meaning & History

From the older English name Dederick, which was in origin a Low German form of THEODORIC. It was imported to England from the Low Countries in the 15th century.

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OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Teutorigos (Ancient Celtic), Theoderich, Theodoricus, Theudoricus, Theutrich, Þiudreiks (Ancient Germanic), Diederik, Tijmen, Dick, Diede, Diederick, Dirk, Tiede, Ties (Dutch), Thierry (French), Durk, Tiede (Frisian), Diederich, Dietrich (German), Theodoric (History), Tielo (Medieval German), Tudor, Tudur (Welsh)
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  Canada (BC)
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  Catalonia
2014
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