Type Surname (from given name)
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. DEHR-ik  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Derived from the given name Derrick (see Derek). A famous bearer of this surname is the character Stephan Derrick from the German television series Derrick (1974-1998).

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesDirchs, Dircks, Dircksens, Dirckx, Dirix, Dirks, Dirkse, Dirksen, Dirkx(Dutch) Dierickx, Dirckx, Dirix, Dirkx, Tillens(Flemish) Dietrich(German)
Entry updated November 16, 2019