Eirik - Meaning of Eirik
[ 2 syll. ei-rik, eir-ik ] The baby boy name Eirik is pronounced as EY-RihK †. Eirik is mainly used in the Scandinavian language and it is of Old Norse origin. Eirik is a variant form of the English, French, and Scandinavian name Eric.
See also the related category scandinavian.
Eirik is unusual as a baby name for boys. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names. Within the group of boy names directly linked to Eirik, Eric was the most popular in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Eirik include Erek (English), Erez (Hebrew), Eric (English, French, and Scandinavian), Erich (Czech, English, and German), Erick (English), Erik (Czech, English, German, Hungarian, Scandinavian, Slavic, and Dutch), Eriks (Latvian and Russian), Erki (Latvian), Erkki (Finnish), Eros (Italian), Erric, Errick (English), Errik, Eryck, Eryk (Polish), Eurig, Euros, Aeric, Aerick, and Aira.
† English pronunciation for Eirik: EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)"
A famous person named Eirik is Explorer Eric the Red (Erik Thorvaldson, Eirik Raude, or Eirik Torvaldsson), born 950 - 1003.