Ricki - Meaning of Ricki
[ 2 syll. ric-ki, ri-cki ] The baby girl name Ricki is also used as a boy name, though the use for girls is more popular. It is pronounced as RIHK-iy- †. Ricki's language of origin is English, Old Norse, and Germanic. It is predominantly used in English.
Ricki is a diminutive of the English America.
Ricki is also a diminutive of the English, French, German, Scandinavian, and Scottish Erica in the English language.
Ricki is also a diminutive of the English, Italian, and Portuguese Frederica in the English language.
See also the related category english.
Ricki is an unusual baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1995 with 0.010% of baby girls being named Ricki. It had a ranking of #961 then. The baby name has experienced a steep decline in frequency since then, and is used only on a very light scale today. In 2018, among the family of girl names directly related to Ricki, Erica was the most widely used. Although there were times from 1953 to 1961 that Ricki was more popular with boys, today it is used more commonly as a baby girl name. There were 18% more baby girls than boys who were named Ricki in 1952.
† Pronunciation for Ricki: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"
A famous person named Ricki is Actress Ricki Lake, born 21 September 1968, New York, New York.