Given Name YORICK

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: YAWR-ik (English), YAW-rik (Dutch), YO-rik (Dutch)  [details]

Meaning & History

Altered form of JØRG. Shakespeare used this name for a deceased court jester in his play 'Hamlet' (1600).

Categories

Shakespearean characters
Entry updated September 1, 2013