Diederik - Meaning of Diederik

What does Diederik mean?

[ 3 syll. die-de-rik, di-eder-ik ] The baby boy name Diederik is pronounced DIY-D-erRihK †. Diederik has its origins in the Gothic language and it is used largely in Dutch.

In addition, Diederik is a derivative (Dutch) of the Dutch, English, and German Derek.

Diederik is also a derivative (Dutch) of the German, Romanian, and English Dietrich.

Diederik is also a derivative (Dutch) of the English Theodoric.

The origin and meaning of the name Diederik is inherited by all variant forms.

The pet forms Dick (Dutch), Diede (Dutch), Dirk (Dutch, English, Flemish, and German), and Tiede (Dutch) are variants of the name.

See also the related categories, gothic and dutch.

Diederik is not widely used as a baby name for boys. It is not in the top 1000 names. In 2018, out of the group of boy names directly related to Diederik, Derek was the most popular.

Baby names that sound like Diederik include Darcea, Darcio, Dareios, Darias, Dariess, Darious, Darius, Dariuse, Dariush, Dariuss, Darrius, Daruka, Darwishi, Daryos, Dederick, Deorsa, Derius, Derrea, Derrias, and Derrious.

† English pronunciation for Diederik: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)"

Meaning of Diederik Meaning of Dick Meaning of Dirk Meaning of Derek Meaning of Dietrich Meaning of Theodoric
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