First name origins & meanings:
- German: Ruler
- Danish: Ruler of the people
First name variations: Derik, Derick, Derrick, Derrik, Derrike, Derych, Derry, Derex, Derek, Dierk, Dirck, Dierks, Diederik
Last name origin & meaning:
Dutch and North German: from a reduced form of the personal name
Diederik (see Dederick and Dietrich).
Comments for Dirk