Meaning and name origin
Rikki \r(ik)-ki\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Rikki), is of Old Norse, Old German and American origin, and the meaning of Rikki is "complete ruler; peaceful ruler". Rikki is a variant of Erica (Old Norse): Latinate feminine form of Eric, and also a flower name, as the Latin word erica means "heather". Also a variant of Frederica (Old German): Latinate feminine form of Frederick. Rikki is also used as a variant of Rica and Richelle (American), Rickie.
There is 1 masculine form of Rikki: Rick.
Rikki is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2153 out of 4276, Top 50%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Rikki for girls. Rikki reached its highest rank of #614 in the U.S. in 1994. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Rikki and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Erica (#657), Rikki, Richelle and Ricki. (2014 statistics).