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What does Roric mean?

Roric Pronunciation of Roric [ror-ic] as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and the name Roric means "famous power". Roric is a variant form of Roderick (Old German): Germanic name from hrod "fame".

Associated with: famous, power.


Roric has 3 variants: Rorick, Rurek and Rurik.

17 more different relations via Roderick: Rhodric, Rod, Rodd, Roddie, Roddric, Roddrick, Roddy, Roderic, Roderich, Roderik, Rodric, Rodrick, Rodrigo, Rodrik, Rodryck, Rodryk and Rory.

Creative forms:
(male) Rorer, Roril, ..

(female) Rorca, Rorro, ..

Middle name pairings:
Roric Stryker (R.S.), ..

How popular is Roric?

Roric is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Roric is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Rory (#378 the previous year), Rodrigo (#460), Roderick (#1066), Rodrick, Roderic, Rodd, Roddy and Rod are the prominent alternative forms of Roric (outside Top 2000). Other forms, like Rhodric, are uncommon. These relations of Roric were popular as baby names during the years 1960-1969 (average #764) and are almost as common today (#1488, 15.8%), but with forms like Roderick falling out of fashion. Rory is the most trendy birth name here. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rod, Rodd, Roddy, Roderic, Roderick in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rodrick, Rodrigo, Rory in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Roric is alike in pronunciation to Rorik and Rorric. Other recommended names are Aaric, Aeric, Alric, Aric, Arric, Beric, Cormic, Daric, Deric, Edric, Eric, Erric, Godric, Jeric, Orric, Osric, Ric, Robi, Robin, Rocio, Roi, Roice, Rorey, Rorke, Rorry and Ulric. These names tend to be more frequently used than Roric.

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