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What does Ryker mean?

Ryker \r(y)-ker\ 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.

Ryker has 33 more related variations via Richard: Dick, Dickie, Dicky, Raechard, Ric, Ricard, Ricardo, Riccardo, Rich, Richardo, Richart, Richerd, Richie, Rick, Rickard, Rickert, Rickey, Ricki, Rickie, Ricky, Rico, Rikard, Riki, Rikki, Riocard, Ritchard, Ritcherd, Ritchie, Ritchy, Ritchyrd, Ritshard, Ritsherd and Ryszard.


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)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ryker name in U.S.

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

Prominent varying forms of Ryker (#151 last year) are Dick, Dickie, Ricardo (#256 last year), Rich, Richard (#141), Richie, Rick, Rickard, Rickey, Ricki, Rickie, Ricky (#519), Rico and Ritchie. These boy names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.433%) and have become much less popular since (usage 0.1955%, down 54.8%), with forms like Rick, Rickey, Rickie, Rico and Ritchie becoming somewhat dated. Ricardo (#256), Ricky (#519) and Ryker (#151) are three of the more chic names for newborns in this compilation. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Ryker and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dick, Dickie, Ricardo, Rich, Richard, Richie, Rick, Rickey, Ricki, Rickie in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ricky, Rico, Ritchie, Ryker in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Richard, Rickard outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar baby names are Roger and Ryder. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ryker.