Derrick Name Meaning

Derrick meaning

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Derek, Theodoric, Darrick, Jerrick, Derryck, Derrik, Derreck

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Derrick name was top ranked at 831 position in American during year 1948and most recently ranked at 384 position in American during year 2015


Name Derrick has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 488 position. 140393 numbers of people were named Derrick so far in last 100 years. (SSA)

Derrick Numerology :
Personality No. 9. People with name Derrick desire love & independence. They love arts & music. They are generous, kindhearted, humane & philanthropic. Person with Derrick having 9 as Personality number love traveling & teaching but hate restraint. They are bold, functional, broadminded & spiritual. They have will power & are determined , but are impulsive, contentious, ill-tempered, rebellious & impatient too. More Numerology

More About Name : Derrick

  • Name is originated from the short form of Germanic “Thiudoreiks”, which means is composed by the Old German elements “thiuda” means ‘Folk, people’ and “reiks” means “ruler, king”.

  • Derek name was first introduced in 15th century, who Flemish cloth traders and immigrants in Britain.

Name Analysis of Derrick

Character Analysis of Derrick : Persons with the name Derrick feel compelled to build strong foundations for themselves and those around them, particularly family.

Love Life of Derrick : Persons are attracted by the strange things, unusual, quirky also want their sex life to be so.

Name Letter Analysis of Derrick

D : Persons are grounded and pragmatic

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

R : Persons feel things strongly and their rich, intense inner life emanates outward

R : Persons feel things strongly and their rich, intense inner life emanates outward

I : Persons are a compassionate person who feels things deeply

C : Persons wear their heart on their sleeve. Lucky ones, since they have a strong instinct about matters of the heart

K : Persons are all about enlightenment

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Derrick

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Derrick is Kark and Moon sign associated with the name Derrick is Cancer.

The name Derrick has Water element. Moon is the Ruling Planet for the name Derrick . The name Derrick having moon sign as Cancer is represented by The Crab and considered as Cardinal .

Normally, people with the name Derrick are usually determined toward their goals. They are also imaginative and have a great memory.

Other name options, having Cancer moon sign are name starting with : Ha, Hi, Hu, He, Ho, Da, De, Di, Du, Do, Hr.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Derrick

The name Derrick is suitable for baby born in Ashlesha nakshatra

Ashlesha Nakshatra: "The embrace"

Lord: Budh (Mercury)
Symbol: Serpent
Deity : Sarpas or Nagas, deified snakes
Indian zodiac: 16°40' - 30° Karka
Western zodiac 12°40' - 26° Leo
Other name options, having Ashlesha nakashatra are name starting with : Di,  Du,  De,  Do.

Famous Name Derrick

  • Derrick Rostagno

    is a former professional tennis player from the United States.Rostagno's best performance at a Grand Slam event came at the 1988 U.S. Open, where he reached the quarterfinals before being defeated by Ivan Lendl. At several other Grand Slam events, he defeated or almost defeated several tennis hall of famers. At Wimbledon in 1988, Rostagno lost a five-set third round match to Jimmy Connors, who at the time was ranked fifth in the world. At the 1989 U.S. Open, Rostagno had a match point in his second round encounter with Boris Becker, who won that point on a lucky net cord passing shot and eventually the match 16, 67, 63, 76, 63, en route to his lone U.S. Open title.


  • Christopher Derrick

    was the son of the artist, illustrator and cartoonist Thomas Derrick. He was educated at Douai School 1934-39, and at Magdalen College, Oxford, 1940 and 1945-47, his studies being interrupted by service in the Royal Air Force during the Second World War. From 1953 to 1965 he was on the administrative staff of the University of London, as well as working as a publisher's reader. Thereafter he worked independently as a literary adviser to various publishers, as a book reviewer, and as a writer and lecturer. He died on 2 October 2007 at the age of 86.


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