Cedrick Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Cedric:
An invention of Sir Walter Scott (1771 - 1832) for the character Cedric the Saxon in Ivanhoe (1819). He is believed to have based the name on Cerdic, a name of uncertain etymology borne by the traditional founder of the West Saxon kingdom.
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The name Cedrick is Welsh and it means war leader, gift of splendor,
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My boyfriend's name is Cedrick. He usually goes by Ced. A lot of the time people would pronounce his name wrong. They would call him SEE-drick instead of CED-Rick. He does't really like his name,but I love it. It's unique and I have never met anyone else with his name. It is part in what makes him so special.
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The name Cedrick derives from the name Cedric. The name Cedric is an English name. In English, Cedric was a character in Sir Walter Scott's 1819 novel Ivanhoe. It could also derive from a 6th-century king of Wessex named Cerdi or from the Welsh Cedrych meaning bounty-pattern.
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Cedric Diggory in Harry Potter books 3 and 4.