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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dickey, dickie, dicky, dickey-seat, dickie-seat, dicky-seatnoun

    a small third seat in the back of an old-fashioned two-seater

  2. dickey, dickie, dicky, shirtfrontnoun

    a man's detachable insert (usually starched) to simulate the front of a shirt


  1. dickienoun

    A false shirt-front sometimes worn with a tuxedo.

  2. Dickienoun

    A diminutive of the male given name Dick, a short form of the male given name Richard.

  3. Dickienoun

    A patronymic surname.


  1. dickie

    A "dickie" is a type of garment that's been popular in different periods of fashion. It is a detachable false shirt-front or collar, typically worn to give the illusion of wearing a full garment like a turtleneck or dress shirt under another piece of clothing such as a sweater or a suit. It originated as a practical, cost-effective solution and was later adopted into mainstream fashion. The spelling can also appear as "dickey" or "dicky".

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Dickie is ranked #14749 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Dickie surname appeared 2,014 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Dickie.

    89.1% or 1,795 total occurrences were White.
    4.7% or 96 total occurrences were Black.
    2.9% or 59 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    1.6% or 33 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1% or 22 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.4% or 9 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Dickie in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Dickie in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Dickie in a Sentence

  1. Michael Joseph:

    I thought, 'How is it possible that you know this guy,' he told me that (the man's) name was Dickie and that he was on Facebook.

  2. Ben Kingsley:

    Being a leading man on a film set under the direction of somebody like Dickie Attenborough is very empowering, and you have to be extremely careful how you use that power.

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