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Boy Name: Derk

Name: Derk
Pronunciation: \d(e)-rk\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: power of the tribe
Origin: German
Sounds Like: Dyrk, Dirk, Deryk, Derik
Similar Names: Berk, Deri, Kerk
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 32149


Derk \d(e)-rk\ as a boy's name is a variant of Derek (English, Old German), and the meaning of Derk is "power of the tribe".

The baby name Derk sounds like Dyrk, Dirk, Deryk and Derik. Other similar baby names are Berk, Deri and Kerk.


Derk is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#32149 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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