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since 1880
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What does the name Dierks mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Dierks

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D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

E is for empathy, and your consideration for the feelings of others

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

K is for kid, the child within.

S is for special, you are, you know!

Notable Persons Named Dierks

Dierks Bentley is a country music and bluegrass music musician. He was most active from 2003 to present. Dierks was given the name Frederick Dierks Bentley on November 20th, 1975 in Phoenix, Arizona.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Dierks

Dieter Dierks is a krautrock, hard rock, heavy metal music, and pop music audio engineer, record producer, and entrepreneurship. Dieter was born on February 9th, 1943 in Stommeln.


Barry Dierks was an architect. Barry was born in 1899 in Pittsburgh. He breathed his last breath on February 20th, 1960.


Klaus Dierks was a Deputy Minister of Mines, Energy, Deputy Minister of Public Works, Transport, and Communications. Klaus was born on February 19th, 1936 in Dahlem (Berlin). He breathed his last breath on March 17th, 2005.


Cap was born on July 2nd, 1932 in O'Neill, Nebraska.


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Popularity of Dierks as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Dierks U.S.
  White 97.25% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.31% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.28% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.79% 16.26%

Of Last Name Dierks

People with the last name Dierks are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Dierks

  • How Popular is the name Dierks? Dierks is the 28,055th most popular name of all time. As a last name Dierks was the 17,300th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Dierks have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 183 babies born with the first name Dierks in the United States. That's more than enough people named Dierks to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Dierks? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2005 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Dierks first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Dierks is Friday, February 2nd, 1906.
  • What year had the most people named Dierks born? The highest recorded use of the first name Dierks was in 2015 with a total of 29 babies.
  • Random Dierks Factoid: According to the 2017 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Dierks is not a popular baby boy's name in Wisconsin. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Wisconsin have the same name as you in 2017.
  • Weird things about the name Dierks: Your name in reverse order is Skreid. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Kiresd. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Dierks? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,636 people with the last name Dierks.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Dierks? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Dierks as their last name since less than 1 person in 182k 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).
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