Name Derek Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Derek


Derek is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Derek?

Derek is a short variant of the Latin name Theodoric.

What does the name Derek mean?

Derek means “ruler of the people”.

Pronunciation of Derek

Variants of the name Derek


Popularity of the name Derek

The name Derek is ranked #3282 overall.

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