Rico - Meaning of Rico
Rico is a variant form of the English Frederick in the Spanish language.
Rico is also a contracted form of the English, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish Ricardo in the Spanish language and a variant form of the Czech, Dutch, English, French, and German Richard in the Spanish language.
A form of the name is the Italian and Spanish spelling variant Ricco.
See also the related form, the German Riko.
Rico is unusual as a baby boy name. Its usage peaked in 1976 with 0.020% of baby boys being named Rico. It had a ranking of #432 then. The baby name has experienced a substantial decline in frequency since then, and is used only on a very modest scale today. In 2018, among the family of boy names directly related to Rico, Henry was the most widely used.
† English pronunciation for Rico: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)"