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What does Eryka mean?

Eryka Pronunciation of Eryka as a girls' name is of Old Norse origin, and the name Eryka means "complete ruler". Eryka is an alternate spelling of Erica (Old Norse): Latinate feminine variation of Eric.


ASSOCIATED WITH norse, ruler (queen)


VARIANTS Eyrica, Erykah, Erycka, Eryca, Erricka, Erikka, Erika, Ericka, Eraca, Arika, Arica, Airika, Airicka, Airica, Aericka, Aerica

RELATIONS VIA ERICA Elika, Enrica, Enrika, Erike

(female) Eryda, ..

(male) Erydo, ..

Eryka Kennedi (E.K.), ..

How popular is Eryka?

Eryka is an uncommon given name for females. Eryka is an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Eryka was first listed in 1998 and reached its apex position of #1931 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eryka name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Eryka outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Arica, Arika, Erica (#899 VIA LATEST LIST), Ericka, Erika (#896) and Erykah are the prominent alternative forms of Eryka appearing in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Eryka reached its peak 38 years ago (AVERAGE #1147) and has become much reduced since (#1685, DOWN 95.6%), with forms like Erika becoming less trendy.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eryka, Arica, Arika, Erica, Ericka in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Erika, Erykah in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Erica, Erika outside U.S.

Similar Names

Eryka is alike in pronunciation to Eriko and Eroica. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Edyna, Edyta, Elka, Elysa, Elyza, Enya, Erda, Erena, Erga, Erina, Erla, Erma, Erna, Ertha, Eryn, Erynn, Erys, Eryss, Maryka and Myka. These names tend to be more commonly used than Eryka.

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