[ 2 syll. ri-ca, ric-a ] The baby girl name Rica is pronounced as RIY-Kaa- †. Rica's language of origin is English, Germanic, and Old Norse, and it is predominantly used in English, German, and Spanish. The name is derived as a short form of names ending in '-rica'.
In addition, Rica is a variant form of the English Africa.
Rica is also a pet form of the name Derica.
Rica is also a contracted form of the English, French, German, Scandinavian, and Scottish Erica in the English, German, and Spanish languages.
Rica is also a contracted form of the English, Italian, and Portuguese Frederica in the English and German languages.
Rica has 15 variant forms that are used in English and foreign languages. English variant forms include Rhica, Ricah, Ricca, Richa, Ricka, Rieca, Riecka, Rieka, Rikka, Riqua, Ryca, Rycca, and Ryka. Variant forms of Rica used in foreign languages include Riikka (Finnish and Scandinavian) and Rika (Dutch and Hungarian).
Variant forms share the origin and meaning of the name Rica.
Rica is an uncommon baby name for girls. It is not in the top 1000 names. In 2018, among the group of girl names directly related to Rica, Erica was the most regularly used.
† Pronunciation for Rica: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"