What does Rodrick mean?
Rodrick \r(o)-dri-ck, rod-rick\ as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and the name Rodrick means "famous power". Rodrick is a variation of Roderick (Old German): Roderic and Rodric are Scottish forms.
Rodrick▼ has 25 more related variations via Roderick: Broderick, Brodrick, Brodryck, Rhoderick, Rod▼, Rodd, Rodderick, Roddie, Roddy, Roderic, Roderich, Roderigo, Roderik, Roderyck, Rodrigo, Rodrigue, Rodrigues, Rodriguez, Rodriquez, Roric, Rorick, Rory, Rurek, Rurik and Ruy.
Rodrick is a somewhat popular first name for men (#871 out of 1220, Top 71%) and an even more popular surname for all people (#26147 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Rodrick for boys. Rodrick entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its apex rank of #565 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent alternative forms of Rodrick listed in the Top 1000 are Broderick (#973 a year ago), Rod, Roderick, Rodrigo (#488) and Rory (#416). Usage of these boy names was at its most widespread during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.3703%) and has become significantly lower since (usage 0.1872%, down 49.5%), with the forms Rod, Roderick and Rodrick becoming less fashionable. Rodrigo (#488) and Rory (#416) are two of the more fashionable names for newborns in this compilation. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Rodrick and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A recommended similar baby name is Godrick. This name tends to be less commonly used than Rodrick.