Meaning and name origin
Aric \a-ric\ as a boy's name is pronounced AIR-ik. It is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Aric is "complete ruler". Variant of Eric. Also an element of many other names, like Alaric and Frederick. Aric actually contains the elements of Richard in reverse.
Aric is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Aric for boys. Aric reached its highest rank of #634 in the U.S. in 1970-1979. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Aric and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Eric (#123), Richard (#141), Erik (#328), Frederick (#497), Ricky (#519), Aric and Rickie. (2014 statistics).
Aric is also pronounced similarly to Aeric, Aerick, Aerric, Arek, Erich, Erick, Eriq and Orric. Other suggested similar baby names are Alic, Alric, Arch, Ares, Ari, Arie, Aries, Arin, Ario, Aris, Arius and Arris. These names tend to be more commonly used than Aric.