Rich is a variant of the name Aldrich (English and German) in the English language.
Rich is also a contraction of the name Richard (Czech, Dutch, English, French, and German) in the English language.
Rich is also a variant of the name Ulrich (English and German) in the English language.
See also the related category germanic (german).
Rich is rare as a baby name for boys. At the modest peak of its usage in 1962, 0.012% of baby boys were given the name Rich. Its ranking then was #496. The baby name has since dropped out of favor, and is today of infrequent use. In 2018, out of the group of boy names directly linked to Rich, Richard was the most commonly used.
† Pronunciation for Rich: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)"