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Girl Name: Derica

Name: Derica
Pronunciation: \d(e)-ri-ca\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: gifted ruler
Origin: American
Sounds Like: Terica, Dorika, Terika
Variant forms: Dereka, Dericka, Derrica


Derica \d(e)-ri-ca\ as a girl's name is pronounced DARE-ih-kah. It is of American origin, and the meaning of Derica is "gifted ruler". Feminine form of Derek.

Derica has 3 variant forms: Dereka, Dericka and Derrica.

Baby names that sound like Derica are Terica, Dorika and Terika.


Derica is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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