What does Ricki mean?
Ricki [ric-ki] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Ricki). Ricki's roots are Old Norse, Old German and American, and the meaning of the name Ricki is "complete ruler; peaceful ruler". Ricki is an alternate form of Erica (Old Norse): Latinate feminine version of Eric. Ricki is also a variation of Frederica (Old German): Latinate feminine version of Frederick. Ricki is also used as a derivative of Rica (Old Norse, Old German), Richelle (American) and Rickie (Old German).
(female) Raki, Roki, ..
(male) Ricrid, Ricris, ..
How popular is Ricki?
Ricki is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#3157 out of 4276, Top 74%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name statistics of Ricki for girls. Ricki entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its top rank of #941 in the U.S. in the year 1994, but is not listed at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Ricki and affiliated names. Popular alternative forms of Ricki ranked in the Top 2000 are Erica (#657 a year ago), Ericka (#1999), Frederica, Richelle, Rickie, Ricky and Rikki. Other variants, like Rikke, are seldom used. These forms of Ricki reached the peak of their popularity 3 decades ago (adoption of 0.66%) and have become significantly less popular since (adoption 0.02%, ▼96.3%).
Ricki is alike in pronunciation to Reiko, Richia and Ricka. Other recommended names are Becki, Jacki, Kiki, Micki, Miki, Mikki, Nicki, Niki, Nikki▼, Rifka, Rivi, Rivka▲, Rivke, Vicki▼, Viki and Vikki. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ricki.