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What does Erike mean?

Erike Pronunciation of Erike [erike] as a girls' name is an Old Norse name, and Erike means "complete ruler". Erike is a variant form of Erica (Old Norse): Latinate feminine variation of Eric.

Associated with: norse, ruler (queen).


17 different relations via Erica: Airika, Arica, Arika, Elika, Enrica, Enrika, Eraca, Ericka, Erika, Erikka, Erricka, Eryca, Erycka, Eryka, Erykah, Eyrica and Rikke.

Creative forms:
(female) Erice, Erige, ..

(male) Erice, Erieu, ..

Middle name pairings:
Erike Jaiden (E.J.), ..

How popular is Erike?

Erike is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Erike is an equivalently unusual surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Arica, Arika, Erica (#681 in 2015), Ericka, Erika (#728), Eryka and Erykah are the prominent related forms of Erike (outside Top 2000). Other forms, like Eryca, are uncommon. Usage of these relations of Erike was more pronounced in 1990 (median #1121) and is now significantly less, with forms like Erykah becoming less stylish. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arica, Arika, Erica, Ericka, Erika in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eryka, Erykah in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Erica, Erika outside U.S.

Similar Names

Erike is pronounced similarly to Eroique. Other recommended names are Edie, Eike, Eire, Elice, Eline, Elise, Elize, Elke, Ellke, Erene, Eriko, Erin, Erina, Erinn, Erinne, Eris, Eriss, Erline, Ermine, Ernice, Eunike, Evie, Feike, Heike, Marike, Mike, Nike and Ulrike. These names tend to be more commonly used than Erike.

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