Ryker - Meaning of Ryker
[ 2 syll. ry-ker, ryk-er ] The baby boy name Ryker is pronounced RIYK-er †. Ryker's language of origin is Germanic and Middle English, and it is used mainly in the English and Scandinavian languages. From Middle English roots, its meaning is 'son of Ricard'.
In addition, Ryker is a derivative (English and Scandinavian) of the Czech, Dutch, English, French, and German Richard.
Another derivative of Ryker is the contraction Ry.
Ryker is popular as a baby name for boys, and it is also viewed as trendy. The name has been increasing in popularity since the 2000s; prior to that, it was of only very modest use. At the recent height of its usage in 2018, 0.167% of baby boys were given the name Ryker. It ranked at #122 then. Within all boy names in its group, Ryker was the most popular in 2018. 52% more boys were named Ryker than the 2nd most popular name, Richard, in that year.
Baby names that sound like Ryker include Riker, Racer, Raenger, Raser, Raycer, Richard, Richer, Rieger, Rikar, Rikard, Roger, Rogier, Roser, Rozer, Ruttger, Rasareo, Rizieri, Rogério, Rogiero, and Rosareo.
† Pronunciation for Ryker: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)"