Dickie

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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun dickie
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  1. A small 3rd seat in the back of an old-fashioned 2-seat car.(British English)
    synonyms: dickey, dicky, dickey-seat, dickie-seat, dicky-seat, dickey box.
  2. An article of clothing worn by men, consisting of a detachable insert (usually starched), worn suspended from the neck, which simulates the front of a shirt.
    synonyms: dickey, dicky, shirtfront.
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. A man's detachable insert (usually starched) to simulate the front of a shirt
  2. A small third seat in the back of an old-fashioned two-seater
Wiktionary

Dick +‎ -ie

  1. A diminutive of the male given name Dick, a short form of the male given name Richard.
  2. A patronymic surname​.

Notable Persons Named Dickie

Dickie Moore was a child actor, producer, writer, and businessman. He was most active from 1927 to 1957. Dickie was given the name John Richard Moore, Jr. on September 12th, 1925 in Los Angeles, California, U.S. He left this life on September 7th, 2015.

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Dickie Jones was an actor, real estate, bank, and real estate/banking. He was most active from 1934 to 1975. Dickie was given the name Richard Percy Jones on February 25th, 1927 in Snyder, Texas, U.S. Dickie is also known as Dicky Jones and Dickie Jones. He passed away on July 7th, 2014.

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Dickie Bird is a cricketer. Dickie was born on April 19th, 1933 in Staincross.

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Dickie Davies is a television presenter. Dickie was given the name Richard Davies on April 30th, 1933 in Wallasey, Merseyside, England, UK.

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Dickie Valentine was a rock and roll, pop, rock, and roll musician. His career lasted from 1957 to 1971. Dickie was given the name Richard Maxwell on November 4th, 1929 in Marylebone, London, England. He breathed his last breath on May 6th, 1971.

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Dickie Goodman was a musician. His career lasted from 1956 to 1988. Dickie was given the name Richard Dorian Goodman on April 19th, 1934 in Brooklyn. Dickie is also known as Dickie Goodman. He died on November 6th, 1989.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Dickie

Kate Dickie is an actress. She has had major accomplishments since 1994. Kate was born in 1971 in East Kilbride, Scotland.

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Martha Sharp was a social worker and humanitarian. Martha was given the name Martha Ingham Dickie on April 25th, 1905 in Providence, Rhode Island. She breathed her last breath in 1999.

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Allison was given the name Allison June Dickie on July 1st, 1968 in Corinda, Queensland, Australia. They breathed their last breath on April 19th, 2012.

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Olga Dickie was an actress. Olga was born on August 28th, 1900. She passed away on March 7th, 1992.

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Simon was born on March 31st, 1951.

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Donald was born on May 8th, 1972 in New Zealand.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1916 5 0 5
1921 6 6 0
1922 7 0 7
1923 7 0 7
1924 12 0 12
1925 18 6 12
1926 24 0 24
1927 19 0 19
1928 41 8 33
1929 43 6 37
1930 41 0 41
1931 57 7 50
1932 75 5 70
1933 84 7 77
1934 94 6 88
1935 122 6 116
1936 119 7 112
1937 118 0 118
1938 134 7 127
1939 132 7 125
1940 147 7 140
1941 143 13 130
1942 174 16 158
1943 167 12 155
1944 155 15 140
1945 156 12 144
1946 154 8 146
1947 205 13 192
1948 150 6 144
1949 162 7 155
1950 141 7 134
1951 136 8 128
1952 142 7 135
1953 124 19 105
1954 123 11 112
1955 120 5 115
1956 103 0 103
1957 108 0 108
1958 68 0 68
1959 73 5 68
1960 88 5 83
1961 81 6 75
1962 63 0 63
1963 45 0 45
1964 32 0 32
1965 38 0 38
1966 35 0 35
1967 52 0 52
1968 46 0 46
1969 42 0 42
1970 27 0 27
1971 30 0 30
1972 25 0 25
1973 22 0 22
1974 22 0 22
1975 20 0 20
1976 19 0 19
1977 19 0 19
1978 22 0 22
1979 15 0 15
1980 11 0 11
1981 7 0 7
1982 6 0 6
1983 9 0 9
1985 9 0 9
1989 7 0 7
1991 7 0 7
1992 6 0 6
1993 5 0 5

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Dickie U.S.
  White 89.13% 64.26%
  African American 4.77% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.45% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 2.93% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.09% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.64% 16.26%

Of Last Name Dickie

People with the last name Dickie are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Dickie

  • How Popular is the name Dickie? Dickie is the 3,931st most popular name of all time. As a last name Dickie was the 14,749th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Dickie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,719 babies born with the first name Dickie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dickie to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dickie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Dickie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dickie is Tuesday, March 13th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Dickie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dickie was in 1947 with a total of 192 babies.
  • Random Dickie Factoid: According to the 1951 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dickie is not a popular baby boy's name in South Carolina. Imagine that, only 5 babies in South Carolina have the same name as you in 1951.
  • Weird things about the name Dickie: Your name in reverse order is Eikcid. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iceidk. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Dickie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,014 people with the last name Dickie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Dickie? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Dickie as their last name since less than 1 person in 147k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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