Given Name DIEDE

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Dutch
PRONOUNCED: DEE-də  [details]

Meaning & History

Short form of DIEDERIK and other names beginning with the same element, originally from Germanic theud meaning "people".
VARIANTS: Dick, Dirk, Ties
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Toutorix (Ancient Celtic), Theoderich, Theodoricus, Theudoricus, Theutrich, Þiudreiks (Ancient Germanic), Dederick, Derrick, Derek, Derick, Deryck, Dirk (English), Thierry (French), Durk, Tiede (Frisian), Diederich, Dietrich, Dierk, Dirk, Thilo, Till, Tillo, Tilo (German), Theodoric (History), Tielo (Medieval German), Tudor, Tudur (Welsh)
Entry updated December 3, 2014