Name
WICK

Name WICK

Between 1980 and 2019 there were 2 births of Wick in the countries below, which represents an average of 0 birth of children bearing the first name Wick per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 0 birth.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Wick   
In Italiano Nome Wick   


Information about the first name Wick

The first name Wick has been assigned to:
100.00% to boys
0.00% to girls
The country where the first name Wick is the most common is:
AB Alberta
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 4 letters including 1 vowel and 3 consonants

Wick in Japanese *

Romajiwikku
Katakanaウィック
Hiraganaうぃっく
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Wick in Japanese
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Wick in sign language

Wick in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Wick

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Old Norse vík (“bay, inlet”).
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English weke, wicke (“wick”), from Old English wēoce (“wick”), from Proto-Germanic *weukan (“flax bundle, wick”), from Proto-Indo-European *weg- (“to weave”). Compare West Frisian wjok, wjuk (“wing”), Dutch wiek (“wing; propeller, blade; wick”), German Wieche (“wisp; wick”).
Etymology src :
  • From Old English cwic (“alive”); similar to an archaic meaning of quick (“endowed with life; having a high degree of vigor, energy, or activity”), and quicken (“come to life”).
Etymology src :
  • From Old Norse vik.
Etymology (Proper noun) src :
  • Wick
  • A town in north-eastern Caithness, Highland council area, Scotland (OS grid ref ND3650).
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • wick (plural wicks)
  • (Can we clean up(+) this sense?) (archaic) A village; hamlet; castle; dwelling; street; creek; bay; harbour; a place of work, jurisdiction, or exercise of authority.
  • (Britain, dialect, chiefly East Anglia and Essex) A farm, especially a dairy farm.
Etymology (Proper noun) src :
  • Wick
  • A village in Dorset, England.
  • A village in Gloucestershire, England.
  • A village in West Sussex, England.
  • A village in Worcestershire, England.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • wick (plural wicks)
  • (now dialectal) A corner of the mouth or eye.
  • 1969, Vladimir Nabokov, Ada or Ardor, Penguin 2011, p. 57:
  • She considered him. A fiery droplet in the wick of her mouth considered him.
Anagrams src :
  • KWIC
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /wɪk/
  • Rhymes: -ɪk
Middle English
Adjective src :
  • wick
  • Alternative form of wikke
General
Etymology src :
  • From Old English wīc (“dairy farm”).
 

Popularity of the name Wick

Number of WICK births per year

Total births of Wick by country

Births with the first name Wick
Country
Boys
Girls
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
1
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
1
0

Comments on the name Wick

Personalities with the first name Wick

There is 0 personality with the first name Wick



Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Wick

There are 3 actors and actresses with the first name Wick
Wick Ederveen
Wick Wojtas
Wick Wilson

Rankings of first name WICK by country

Country ranking (boys)
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Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name WICK (female) births over the last year available in each country






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