Derik

First Name
5k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Derik mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Derik

User Submitted Origins

     German
67%
     English
33%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A user from West Virginia, United States says the name Derik means "People's ruler".
  • A submission from Nigeria says the name Derik means "Ruler" and is of English origin.
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Derik

Derik is a soccer player for the Bolton Wanderers F.C., DAV Santa Ana, Real Madrid C.F., Real Madrid C, Real Madrid Castilla, Spain national under-16 football team, Spain national under-17 football team, and Spain national under-18 football team. Derik was born on February 21st, 1993 in Madrid, Spain. Derik is also known as Derik.

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Virginia to Vegas is a pop music and pop rock musician. He plays Vocals, guitar, bass, and Bass (instrument). He has been prominent since 2013. Virginia was given the name Derik John Baker on January 31st, 1990 in Virginia, United States.

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Derik Hulquist is a musician.

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Derik Steiner is an athlete for the Green Bay Blizzard, Trenton Steel, Cleveland Gladiators, San Jose SaberCats, Iowa Barnstormers, and Free agent. He has been prominent since 2010. Derik was born on February 23rd, 1987 in Franklin, Ohio.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Derik

Derik is a soccer player for the Bolton Wanderers F.C., DAV Santa Ana, Real Madrid C.F., Real Madrid C, Real Madrid Castilla, Spain national under-16 football team, Spain national under-17 football team, and Spain national under-18 football team. Derik was born on February 21st, 1993 in Madrid, Spain. Derik is also known as Derik.

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How popular is the baby name Derik in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1952 7 0 7
1955 10 0 10
1956 8 0 8
1957 9 0 9
1958 13 0 13
1959 12 0 12
1960 15 0 15
1961 25 0 25
1962 18 0 18
1963 36 0 36
1964 26 0 26
1965 43 0 43
1966 37 0 37
1967 63 0 63
1968 51 0 51
1969 71 0 71
1970 82 0 82
1971 90 0 90
1972 87 0 87
1973 91 0 91
1974 63 0 63
1975 71 0 71
1976 80 0 80
1977 87 0 87
1978 101 0 101
1979 119 0 119
1980 186 0 186
1981 164 0 164
1982 153 0 153
1983 158 0 158
1984 149 0 149
1985 173 0 173
1986 146 0 146
1987 198 0 198
1988 160 0 160
1989 163 0 163
1990 194 0 194
1991 171 0 171
1992 136 0 136
1993 122 0 122
1994 122 0 122
1995 130 0 130
1996 89 0 89
1997 93 0 93
1998 91 0 91
1999 77 0 77
2000 58 0 58
2001 71 0 71
2002 79 0 79
2003 83 0 83
2004 84 0 84
2005 86 0 86
2006 80 0 80
2007 90 0 90
2008 79 0 79
2009 57 0 57
2010 61 0 61
2011 51 0 51
2012 42 0 42
2013 46 0 46
2014 30 0 30
2015 30 0 30
2016 27 0 27
2017 25 0 25
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Derik

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Popularity of Derik as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Derik

  • How Popular is the name Derik? Derik is the 3,670th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Derik have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,269 babies born with the first name Derik in the United States. That's more than enough people named Derik to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Derik? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1952 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Derik first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Derik is Monday, February 14th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Derik born? The highest recorded use of the first name Derik was in 1987 with a total of 198 babies.
  • Random Derik Factoid: According to the 1970 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Derik is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 16 babies in California have the same name as you in 1970.
  • Weird things about the name Derik: Your name in reverse order is Kired. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Irdek. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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