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


Dirk is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Dirk?

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

What does the name Dirk mean?

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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Popularity of the name Dirk

The name Dirk is ranked #6105 overall.

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