What does Rikard mean?
Rikard /ri-kard/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name. Rikard's root is Old German, and the name Rikard means "powerful leader". Rikard is a German form of Richard (Old German).
Rikard has 29 more related 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: Rakard, Raykard, Ridkard. [more]
How popular is Rikard?
Rikard is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#18506 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular varying forms of Rikard (not ranked) are Dick, Dickie, Ricardo (#256 a year ago), Rich, Richard (#141), Richie, Rick, Rickard, Rickey, Ricki, Rickie, Ricky (#519), Rico and Ritchie. Variants like Ricard are seldom used. These boy names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.4639%) and are now much less popular (usage 0.1489%, ▼67.9%), with versions such as Rick, Rickey, Rickie, Rico and Ritchie becoming somewhat dated. Ricardo (#256) and Ricky (#519) are two of the more fashionable birth names in this list. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the boy name Rikard and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Rikard is pronounced similarly to Rickward. Like Rikard, this name is not frequently used.