What does Ricard mean?
Ricard /ri-card/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys. Ricard's root is Old German, and the name Ricard means "powerful leader". Ricard is a variant transcription of Richard (Old German). Ricord is a conventional surname.
Ricard has 29 more different forms via Richard: Dick▼, Dickie▼, Dicky, Raechard, Ric, Ricardo▲, Riccardo, Rich▼, Richardo, Richart, Richerd, Richie▼, Rick▼, Rickert, Rickey▼, Ricki, Rickie▼, Ricky▲, Rico▼, Riki, Rikki, Ritchard, Ritcherd, Ritchie▼, Ritchy, Ritchyrd, Ritshard, Ritsherd and Ryszard.Kreatif forms: Racard, Ripcard, Rucard. [more]
How popular is Ricard?
Ricard is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#10578 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent varying forms of Ricard (outside Top 1000) appearing in the Top 1000 are Richard (#141 last year), Ricardo (#256), Ricky (#519), Ricki, Rickie, Rico, Ritchie, Rickey, Rick, Dickie, Rich, Richie, Dick and Rickard. Usage of these boy names was at its highest during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.4639%) and has become significantly lower since (usage 0.1489%, down 67.9%), with forms like Rich, Richie, Dick, Dickie and Rick becoming somewhat dated. Ricardo (#256) and Ricky (#519) are two of the more fashionable birth names among these. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the boy name Ricard and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Ricard is alike in pronunciation to Rickward. Like Ricard, this name is not frequently used.