Eric - Leif
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Eric 1 .. Scandinavian legend relates that the explorer Leif Ericson (son of Erik the Red) landed on the shores of America 500 years before Christopher Columbus .. A very popular given name (#123 in 2014) which is also used somewhat commonly as a last name. The variations Ricky, Erik and Aric are popular as variant forms of the name. [Aeric, Aerick, Aerricko, Arric, Eirik, .. 26 more]
Leif 2 .. According to Norse legend, the Viking Leif Ericson landed his longboat on American shores some 500 years before Columbus arrived. Leif is a recognizable (Top 98%) male name, occurring frequently (Top 40%) as a last name according to the US Census. See also Levy. [Lief]
Summary of all 500 names (and their variants) for boys.
[Eric - Leif]
Eric [Eryk, Jerk, Rick, Erkki, Rikki, Ricky, Rikky, Jerker, Eurico, Rickey, ..], Leif [Lief]