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What does Richmond mean?

Richmond Pronunciation of Richmond [rich-mond] as a boys' name is of Old French origin, and the meaning of Richmond is "rich hill". Also possibly (Old German) "powerful protector". Place name of the capital city of Virginia in America.

Associated with: rich (wealthy), hill (mountain), old, powerful, protector (defender).

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Richford, Rushmond, ..

(female) Richna, Richni, ..

Middle name pairings:
Richmond Edgar (R.E.), ..

How popular is Richmond?

Richmond is a rare given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#882 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the baby name history of Richmond for boys. Richmond reached its apex position of #609 in the U.S. during the years 1890-1899, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Richmond name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Richmond outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Aimond (see Aimon), Armond, Bohemond, Daimond, Daymond, Demond, Desmond, Dezmond, Diamond, Drummond, Edmond, Egmond, Esmond, Hammond, Jamond, Lammond, Lamond, Lemond, Ormond, Osmond, Radmond (see Redmond), Radmund (see Redmond), Raemond, Raemondo, Raimond, Raimondo, Raimund, Rainhold, Rajmund (see Raymond), Ramon, Ramond, Ramonde (see Raymond), Ramone, Rashod, Raymon, Raymond, Raymondo, Raymund, Redmond, Redmund (see Redmond), Reinhold, Reymond, Ricard, Ricco, Richard, Richardo, Richart, Richerd (see Richard), Richie, Richy, Rickard, Rickward, Rickwerd (see Rickward), Rickwood, Rico, Rion, Rishon, Riston, Ritchard, Ritcherd, Ritchyrd (see Richard), Rockford, Rockland, Rushford, Seigmond, Siegmund, Sigismond (see Sigmund), Sigmond, Sigmund, Szymond, Tedmond, Thormond, Thurmond, Zikmund and Zsigmond. These names tend to be more frequently used than Richmond.

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