What does Erick mean?
Erick [er-ick] as a name for boys is an Old Norse name, and Erick means "complete ruler; peaceful ruler". Erick is an alternate form of Eric (Old Norse) with the suffix -k. Erick is also a variant of Frederick (Old French, Old German).
(male) Emick, Ezick, ..
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How popular is Erick?
Erick is a very popular first name for men (#443 out of 1220, Top 36%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#40622 out of 150436, Top 27%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name statistics of Erick for boys. Erick reached its apex position of #166 in the U.S. in the year 2007, and is at #266 presently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Erick (#266 via latest list) appearing in the Top 2000 are Aric, Eric (#137 via latest list), Erich, Erik (#338), Eriq, Errick, Frederick (#517), Fritz, Ric, Rich, Rick (#1838) and Ricky (#584). Other forms, like Aerick, are uncommon. These forms of Erick were at the peak of their popularity during the years 1970-1979 (adoption of 1.85%) and are now significantly less common (adoption 0.34%, ▼81.5%), with versions such as Frederick becoming less trendy.
Erick is pronounced similarly to Aaric, Arek, Arick, Arik, Erric, Orric, Orrick, Warick, Warrick, Warwick, Yorick, Yorik, Yorrick and Yurik. Other recommended names are Alick, Alrick, Breck, Brick, Brock, Chick, Crock, Darick, Derick, Dick▼, Eddrick, Ederick, Edik, Edric, Edrich, Edrick, Edrik, Eldrick, Elice, Emich, Enock, Enrico, Eri, Erie, Erin▼, Errico, Frick, Jerick, Krock, Mick, Myrick, Nick▼, Osrick, Rorick, Tarick, Ulick, Ulrick, Varick, Vick and Wick. These names tend to be less frequently used than Erick.See names in meaning and etymology.