What does Ulrich mean?
Ulrich \u-lri-ch, ul-rich\ as a boys' name. Ulrich's roots are Old German and English, and Ulrich means "noble, regal ruler; power of the wolf; power of the home". Ulrich is a derivative of Alaric (Old German): from Adalrich. Ulrich is also a variation of Ulric (English, Old German): variant of Wulric (German).
Ulrich has 1 variant: Ullrich.
Ulrich is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#2169 out of 88799, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular related forms of Ulrich (#unlisted) are Rick and Al. These boy names were at the apex of their popularity during 1950-1959 and are now much less popular, with the versions Rick and Al 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)