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What does Rhydderch mean?

Rhydderch Pronunciation of Rhydderch [rhy-d-derch] as a boys' name is of Welsh origin, and the meaning of Rhydderch is "reddish-brown". Rather common name in the Middle Ages. See also Roderick.

Affiliated boy name: Broderick.

Associated with: reddish, brown.


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Middle name pairings:
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How popular is Rhydderch?

Rhydderch is an uncommonly occurring given name for men and an unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with similar and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Rhydderch (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000 are Roderick (#1066 from current records) and Broderick (#1166). These forms of Rhydderch were at the height of their popularity in the 1970s (average #538) and have become significantly less conventional since (#1116, 69%), with the form Roderick becoming somewhat outmoded. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Broderick, Roderick in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Rhydderch and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Rayder, Rhoderick, Ridder, Rodderick, Roderich and Ryder. Like Rhydderch, these names are not commonly used.

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