Usage Dutch (Rare)
Other Forms FormsVariant spelling: Liderik. Latinized forms: Lidericus, Lidricus. Medieval Dutch forms: Lideric, Liderick, Lideryc, Lideryck, Liederic, Liederick, Liederyc, Liederyck, Lijderic, Lijderick, Lyderic, Lyderick, Lyderyc, Lyderyck
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Meaning & History
Dutch form of Liutric. This name should not be confused with the Dutch noun lied meaning "song" or even with the Dutch adjective liederlijk meaning "degenerate".A known bearer of this name was Liederik van de Vlaanderengouw, a 9th-century count of Harelbeke (located in Flanders in Belgium).