What does Ulrich mean?
Ulrich [ul-rich] as a boys' name has its root in 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.Creative forms:
(male) Errich, Torich, ..
(female) Ulrichi, .. Middle name pairings:
Ulrich Markell (U.M.), ..
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. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. The only popular related form of Ulrich (not ranked) is Alaric (#1077 from recent data). Other variants, like Alerick, are seldom used. This relation of Ulrich was popular as a birth name presently (#1077). (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Ulrich is pronounced similarly to Allric. Other recommended names are Adalrich, Adelrich, Alberich, Aldrich, Aldritch, Alldrich, Arch▼, Baruch, Birch, Boruch, Burch, Darach, Edrich, Eldrich, Eldritch, Elldrich, Emerich, Emich, Erich▼, Fletch, Hersch, Hinrich, Hirsch, Larch, March, Rich, Terach, Ukiah, Ulbricht, Ulick, Uri, Uria, Uriah▲, Urias, Uriel▲, Urija, Urijah, Uriyah, Uziah, Uzziah and Zerach. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ulrich.See names in meaning and etymology.