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.Creative forms:
(male) Rader, Rykriy, ..
(female) Rykber, Rykta, .. Middle name pairings:
Ryker Roger (R.R.), ..
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. Demographics)
Ryker was first listed in 1992 and reached its apex rank of #149 in the U.S. in 2015. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Ryker (#149 from recent data) are Richard (#155 from recent data), Rickey (#1755) and Riker (#1668). These relations of Ryker were favored in the 1940s (average #1079) and have become much less popular since (#931, ▼90.9%), with forms like Richard becoming less trendy. Ryker is the most chic name for newborns in this compilation.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Anker, Aymer, Baker, Deker, Dyer, Hyder, Kyler▲, Myer, Osker, Rafer, Rayder, Rayner, Rider, Rike, River▲, Roger▼, Roper, Rover, Royer, Ryden, Ryder▲, Rye, Ryen, Rylee, Ryley, Ryne▼, Tyler▼ and Wyler. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ryker.