Name Erich Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Erich


Erich is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Erich?

Erich is a Germanic variant of the name Erik, which derived from the Old Norse names Eiríkr or ÆiríkR.

What does the name Erich mean?

Erich 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 Erich

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Popularity of the name Erich

The name Erich is ranked #4591 overall.

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