What does Eryk mean?
Eryk [eryk] as a name for boys has its root in Old Norse, and the meaning of Eryk is "complete ruler; peaceful ruler". Eryk is an alternate form of Eric (Old Norse) with the suffix -yk. Eryk is also a derivative of Frederick (Old French, Old German).
(male) Erco, Eueryk, ..
(female) Erykia, Erykta, ..
How popular is Eryk?
Eryk is an uncommon first name for males. Eryk is also a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Displayed below is a study of the popularity of the boy name Eryk and affiliated names. Popular varying forms of Eryk (unlisted) ranked in the Top 2000 are Eric (#137 from current records), Erick (#266), Erik (#338), Frederick (#517), Fred (#1594), Rick (#1838), Errick, Aric, Eriq and Erich. These relations of Eryk were popular as birth names a century ago (adoption of 1.9%) and are now significantly less conventional (adoption 0.3%, 83% less), with forms like Rick falling out of fashion. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Eryk is alike in pronunciation to Arek, Arick, Arik, Erric, Yorik and Yurik. Other suggested similar names are Deryk, Edik, Edrik, Edyn, Efryn, Ely, Emrys, Emyr, Enok, Eran, Erez, Eri, Erie, Erin▼, Erl, Erle, Erly, Ern, Erno, Erol, Eron, Eros, Erryl, Erv, Erve, Ervyn, Erwyn, Eryle, Evyn and Ewy. These names tend to be more frequently used than Eryk.See names in meaning and etymology.