Gender: Male Meaning of Derry: "like an oak" Origin of Derry: Diminutive or Derek or Dermot or Irish place-name

Derry Origin and Meaning

The name Derry is a boy's name of Irish origin meaning "like an oak".

Merry but slight.

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Pop Culture References for the name Derry



Shaybaby1 Says:


Dairy? Derri...ere?

Derry Last Says:


My name's Derry.
It's a nightmare when meeting new people.
"Garry? Terry? Jerry?"
"Noooo - DERRY!!!!!"

RoddyThlayli Says:


I really like this as a nickname, but, like Kylie and Will, it sounds to incomplete to me on its own.

Kibby Says:


I grew up across the street from a Derry. As a kid I always thought it was 'Dairy', like, cow products.