Derry - Meaning of Derry, What does Derry mean?

home > boy names > derry

Derry - Meaning of Derry

What does Derry mean?

Meaning of the name DerryDerekDerrickDarreyDerrDerreeTerryDáireDarryDariusDermotDareDerieDerreyDerrieDerriDarrieDerreaDeriDeryDary

[ 2 syll. der-ry, de-rry ] The baby boy name Derry is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as DEHRiy †. Derry is largely used in the English and Irish languages, and its origin is Old Persian, Celtic, Gothic, and English. The name could be invented from the combination of Derek and Terry.

In addition, Derry is an English pet form of the name Darius (English, German, Iranian, and Lithuanian).

Derry is also an English variant of the name Dáire (Irish).

Derry is also an English pet form of the name Derek (Dutch, English, and German).

Derry is also an Irish pet form of the name Dermot (English).

Derry has 14 variants. Variants include Dare, Darrey, Darrie, Darry, Dary, Deri, Derie, Derr, Derrea, Derree, Derrey, Derri, Derrie, and Dery.

See also the related categories, combination, persian, gothic, celtic, invented, and irish.

Derry is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is listed outside of the top 1000 names. In 2016, among the group of boy names directly linked to Derry, Derek was the most commonly used.

Baby names that sound like Derry include Darrey, Darry, Dary, Deri, Derree, Derrey, Derri, Derrie, Dery, Daire, Dara, Darach, Daragh, Daray, Darío, Daro, Daroe, Daroh, Darowe, and Darragh.

† Pronunciation for Derry: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"


Meaning of Derry Meaning of Deri Meaning of Dary Meaning of Darrie Meaning of Darrey Meaning of Dare Meaning of Derry Meaning of Terry Meaning of Darius Meaning of Derek Meaning of Dermot Meaning of Dáire
Baby Name Explorer for Derry

Derry Popularity Charts

Variant Popularity Chart 
for Derry 
in 2016
Popularity Trend 
for Derry 
from 1900 to 2016
Variant Popularity Trend 
for Derry 
from 1900 to 2016
Legend:
blue:boy name
red:girl name
italics:unisex name
bold:primary name







Copyright © 2009-2018 Baby Names Pedia. All rights reserved.