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Origin and popularity of the name DICKS


Dicks : 1: English: variant of Dick with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.2: English: variant of Dykes.3: North German and Dutch: genitive patronymic from the personal name Dick. In North America this surname may also be an altered form of the much more common Dutch variant Diks.


Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press
FANBI : The Oxford Dictionary if Family Names in Britain and Ireland, ©2016, University of the West of England
FANBI : The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain, ©2021, University of the West of England

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