What does Ryker mean?
Ryker /ryk-er/ as a boys' name is pronounced RYE-ker. It is of Danish origin. Surname form of Richard sometimes used as a given name, perhaps due to the character Commander Riker on the TV show "Star Trek: The Next Generation".
Ryker▲ has 1 variant: Riker.more]
How popular is Ryker?
Ryker is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#26215 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Ryker for boys. Ryker was first listed in 2003 and reached its apex rank of #151 in the U.S. in 2014. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Prominent varying forms of Ryker (#151 from recent data) are Richard (#141 from recent data) and Rickey. These relations of Ryker were favored during the years 1950-1959 (average #377) and are almost as popular today (#430, ▼8.6%), but with the form Rickey becoming less trendy. Ryker is the most chic name for newborns in this compilation. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Ryker and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)