[ 3 syll. ric-hen-da, ri-che-nda ] The baby girl name Richenda is pronounced as RIH-KEHN-Dah or RIH-SHEHN-Dah †. Richenda is of Germanic origin and it is used mainly in English. The meaning of Richenda is 'powerful ruler'. It is a two-element name derived from ric and hart with the meanings 'rich, powerful, ruler' and 'brave, hardy' respectively. The name was invented in the 18th century as a feminine form of Richard, influenced by names like Brenda and Glenda. Richenda is the feminine equivalent of the Czech, Dutch, English, French, and German Richard.
Richenda is not popular as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† Pronunciation for Richenda: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"