What does Ryder mean?
Associated with: horseman (warrior).
Related boy name: Rider.Creative forms:
(male) Roder, Ruder, ..
(female) Middle name pairings:
Ryder Luca (R.L.), ..
How popular is Ryder?
Ryder is a rare first name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#2370 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Ryder entered the list in 1991 and reached its apex rank of #95 in the U.S. in the year 2014, and is at #98 presently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Ryder (#98 from current records) listed in the Top 2000 are Ryden (#1638 from current records) and Rider. These relations of Ryder were popular as birth names in 2015 (median #1245). Ryder is more ubiquitous than the rest.
Ryder▲ is pronounced similarly to Rayder and Ridder. Other suggested similar names are Ander, Aymer, Dyer, Eder, Elder, Ender, Hayder, Heder, Hyder, Jader, Keder, Kyler▲, Myer, Nader, Peder, Radek, Rafer, Rayner, Riker, River▲, Rodel, Rodeo, Rodger▼, Roger▼, Roper, Rover, Royden, Royer, Rudee, Rudey, Rye, Ryen, Ryker▲, Rylee, Ryley, Ryne▼, Snyder, Spyder, Tyler▼ and Wyler. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ryder.See names in meaning and etymology.