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Cedric Meaning


What does Cedric mean?

The name Cedric is of English origin.

The meaning of Cedric is "chief".

Cedric is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ce-dric.

The Given Name Cedric

Cedric is a great choice for parents looking for a more popular name.

This great little boy name has a natural majesty.

Solidly popular, this one is a keeper.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Cedric Diggory, Cedric Djeugoue, and Cedric Sorhaindo.

Cedric Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 856 in baby name popularity for boys with 260 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 787 in baby name popularity for boys with 293 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Cedric sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Cedric Name Popularity Page.

Cedric Related Names

Variants of the name Cedric include Cedrick, Kelii.

The names Cedra, Cedrica, Cedrina, Keddrick, Kedric, Kedrick, Kentigem are all forms of Cedric.

Famous Cedrics

  • Cedric Diggory ~ Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire character, Harry Potter character
  • Cedric Djeugoue ~ Soccer Player
  • Cedric Sorhaindo ~ Handball Player

Cedric Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Cedric.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Cedric Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Cedric in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Cedric.

Just for fun, see the name Cedric in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Cedric in Nautical Flags page.