Name Eric

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Eric

Eric is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Eric

Eric derived from the Old Norse names Eiríkr or Airikr.

Meaning of Eric

Eric means “sole ruler”, “autocrat” or “eternal ruler”, “ever ruler” and “ever powerful” (from Old Norse “einn” = alone/one/unique, or “ǣvi” = eternity/time/life + “ríkr” = mighty/ruler/powerful).

Pronunciation of Eric

Variants of the name Eric

Erick Erik Eryck Eryk Éric

Eric in the categories

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Name Statistic: Eric is ranked #476 overall ↓ -24

  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 165 ↓ -10
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 361 ↓ -44
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 406 ↑ 25
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 448 ↓ -75
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 449 ↓ -89
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 487 ↓ -87
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 547 ↓ -59
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 612 ↓ -65
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 731 ↓↓ -146
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 800 ↓ -27
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 1053 ↓↓ -154
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1083 ↓↓ -573
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 1180 ↑ 24
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 1313 ↑ 61
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 1564 ↑↑ 2711
  • 🇫🇷 France: 1740 ↓ -64
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 1789 ↑ 54
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 3298 ↓↓ -518
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 7630 ↑↑ 1306

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Name Eric

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