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Rick - Meaning of Rick

What does Rick mean?

Meaning of the name RickEricRykerRichardDerekErickRicardoErikTyrickFrederickCedricUlrichSedrickTheodoricRoderickAric

[ 1 syll. ric(k), ri-ck ] The baby boy name Rick is also used as a girl name, but it is much more common for boys. Its pronunciation is RihK †. Rick is used chiefly in the English and German languages, and it is derived from Welsh, Gothic, Old Norse, and Germanic origins.

Rick is a variant of the name Aric (English, Scandinavian, and German) in the English language.

Rick is also a short form of the name Sedrick (English) in the English and German languages as well as a pet form of the name Cedric (English and French) in the English and German languages.

Rick is also a variant of the name Derek (Dutch, English, and German) in the English language.

Rick is also a pet form of the name Eric (English, French, and Scandinavian) in the English language.

Rick is also a pet form of the name Frederick (English).

Rick is also a short form of the name Richard (Czech, Dutch, English, French, and German) in the English language.

Rick is also a pet form of the name Roderick (English and German) in the English language.

Rick is also a variant of the name Theodoric (English).

Rick is also a variant of the name Ulrich (English and German) in the English language.

See also the related form, Tyrick.

See also the related categories, gothic, welsh, and german.

Rick is uncommon as a baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 1958, 0.254% of baby boys were given the name Rick. Its ranking then was #76. The baby name has since fallen out of favor, and is today of infrequent use. Within the group of boy names directly linked to Rick, Eric was the most regularly used in 2016. Rick has in the past century been predominantly given to baby boys.

Baby names that sound like Rick include Ric, Rich, Ricke, Rik, Arric, Race, Rach, Raj, Rajesh, Rajj, Rakesh, Ras, Rasesh, Rash, Rashîd, Rayce, Raz, Recks, Reece, and Reeg.

† Pronunciation for Rick: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)"

Details of famous persons named Rick:
Baseball Player Rick Ankiel, born Richard Alexander Ankiel, 19 July 1979, Fort Pierce, Florida.
Clergyman Rick Warren, born 28 January 1954, San Jose, California.
Funk Musician Rick James, born James Johnson, Jr., 1 February 1948 - 6 August 2004, Buffalo, New York.
Heavy metal Musician Rick Savage, born Richard Savage, 2 December 1960, South Yorkshire, England.
TV Personality Rick Rockwell, born 26 October 1957, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.


Meaning of Rick Meaning of Rick Meaning of Richard Meaning of Sedrick Meaning of Cedric Meaning of Eric Meaning of Frederick Meaning of Roderick Meaning of Ulrich Meaning of Theodoric Meaning of Aric Meaning of Derek Meaning of Tyrick
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