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Derek (Given name)

Derek is a name for boys. The name is a form of Diederik and originates from English. On our website 12 people with the name Derek rated their name with 5 stars(out of 5). So they seem very satisfied! Abroad this is a perfectly fine name. Derek is in the top1000 of most popular names on facebook on position 185. Nicknames for Derek are D, Deek and Del.
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Meaning of Derek

The meaning of Derek is: "Ruler".

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Derek occurs in the following categories:
Names with highest rating100 namesNames with 5 letters250 namesNames beginning with D250 namesNames with one syllable100 namesPopular boy names in Poland250 names


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4 comments

Derek 58 years old   5-12-2012
it is the british version of yorik.
Derek 64 years old   30-03-2013
"Gifted ruler. People ruler"

Yup, that sums it up nicely. >:)
Derek 28 years old   19-10-2013
i love my name.
Derek 40 years old   20-10-2013
My name is EPIC!!!

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