Richard - boys name

Richard name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 92%

Richard name meaning:

Origin: German

Strong ruler.


Saints names, Dickens names

Related names

Richard , Dickie, Dicky, Edrigu, Rhisiart, Ric, Ricarda, Ricardo , Ricco , Rich, Richelle , Richenda, Richie , Richmal, Rick, Rickard, Ricki, Ricky , Rikke, Rikki , Rique, Risteard, Ritchie , Ryker , Ryzard, Rickon

Other boys names beginning with R


Overall UK ranking: 362 out of 4789

125 recorded births last year

Change in rank

  • 10yrs

  • 5yrs

  • 1yr


    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (328)

Historical popularity of Richard

The graph below shows the popularity of the boys's name Richard from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Richard in 2023