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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 Deek, Del and D.
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Meaning of Derek

The meaning of Derek is: "Ruler".

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Derek occurs in the following categories:
Baby boy names with 5 letters250 namesBoy names beginning with D184 namesBoy names ending in K93 namesBaby boy names with two syllables100 namesBoy names that are easy to pronounce in English100 namesPopular English boy names250 names


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4 comments

Derek 59 years old   5-12-2012
it is the british version of yorik.
Derek 65 years old   30-03-2013
"Gifted ruler. People ruler"

Yup, that sums it up nicely. >:)
Derek 29 years old   19-10-2013
i love my name.
Derek 41 years old   20-10-2013
My name is EPIC!!!

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