What does Herrick mean?
Herrick /her-rick/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Herrick is "war ruler". 17th-century poet Robert Herrick.
Herrick has 2 variants: Herrik and Herryck.
Affiliated boy name: Harold.Kreatif forms: Harick, Herick, Hierick. [more]
How popular is Herrick?
Herrick is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#2759 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Herrick and corresponding names. Harold (#828 in 2014) is the only popular related form of Herrick (outside Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000. Adoption of this boy name was at its highest during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.987%) and is now much less (usage 0.172%, down 82.6%), with Harold becoming less trendy. (2014 Birth Statistics)