What does Rodrigues mean?
Rodrigues \r(o)-dri-gues, rod-rigues\ as a name for boys. Rodrigues' root is Old German, and the meaning of the name Rodrigues is "famous power". Rodrigues is a variant of Roderick (Old German): Roderic and Rodric are Scottish forms.
Rodrigues has 1 variant: Rodriguez.
Rodrigues has 32 more related forms via Roderick: Broderick, Brodrick, Brodryck, Rhoderick, Rhodric, Rod▼, Rodd, Rodderick, Roddie, Roddric, Roddrick, Roddy, Roderic, Roderich, Roderigo, Roderik, Roderyck, Rodric, Rodrick▼, Rodrigo, Rodrigue, Rodrik, Rodrique, Rodriquez, Rodryck, Rodryk, Roric, Rorick, Rory, Rurek, Rurik and Ruy.
Rodrigues is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#1204 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the boy name Rodrigues and associated names. Rory (#416 a year ago), Rodrigo (#488), Broderick (#973), Roderick, Rod and Rodrick are the popular related forms of Rodrigues (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000. These boy names reached the height of their popularity during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.3703%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.1872%, down 49.5%), with the versions Roderick, Rodrick and Rod becoming less stylish. Rory (#416) and Rodrigo (#488) are two of the more trendy boy names in this compilation. (2014 Birth Statistics)