Name Dirk

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Dirk

Dirk is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Dirk

Dirk is a short form of the name Dietrich, which is of Old High German origin.

Meaning of Dirk

Dirk means “ruler of the people” or “rich one of the people” (from Old High German “diot” or Germanic “theud” = people + “rihhi” = powerful/rich/mighty/ruler).

Pronunciation of Dirk

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Name Statistic: Dirk is ranked #5833 overall ↑ 13

  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 1225 ↓ -69
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 2171 ↑↑ 1571
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 3101 ↓↓ -210
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 3763 ↑↑ 906
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 3862 ↑↑ 1902
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 4339 ↓↓ -193
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 5074 ↓↓ -889
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 5348 ↓↓ -323
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 5821 ↑ 92
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 5845 ↓↓ -739
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 5911 ↓↓ -358
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 6774 ↓↓ -1277
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 6971 ↓↓ -225
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 7242 ↓↓ -1150
  • 🇫🇷 France: 7357 ↑↑ 517
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 8458 ↓↓ -172
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 11387 ↑↑ 1995
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 13587 ↓↓ -377
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 13869 ↓↓ -2513


Name Dirk

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