What does Ulrich mean?
Ulrich /ul-rich/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name. Ulrich's root is Old German, and Ulrich means "noble, regal ruler; power of the wolf; power of the home". Ulrich is a version of Alaric (Old German): from Adalrich. Ulrich is also a variation of Ulric (English, Old German): transcription of Wulric (German).
Ulrich has 1 variant: Ullrich.more]
How popular is Ulrich?
Ulrich is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#2006 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular related forms of Ulrich (not ranked) are Rick and Al. Variants like Alerick are seldom used. These boy names were at the apex of their popularity during 1950-1959 (usage of 0.7455%) and are now much less popular, with the versions Al and Rick becoming less fashionable. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Ulrich and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)