Richie - boys name

Richie name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 81%

Richie name meaning:

The name Richie is a diminutive form of the name Richard, which has Germanic origins. Richard is derived from the elements "ric" meaning "ruler" or "king," and "hard" meaning "brave" or "strong." Therefore, the name Richie carries the same connotations of being a powerful and brave ruler.

People with the name Richie are often seen as natural leaders, confident in their abilities, and capable of making tough decisions. They have a strong presence and possess the qualities needed to take charge and guide others. Richie's tend to be ambitious, determined, and assertive individuals who are not afraid to pursue their goals and aspirations.

In addition to its meaning, the name Richie is often associated with other qualities such as charisma, charisma, and charm. People with this name often have a magnetic personality that draws others towards them. Overall, the name Richie embodies strength, leadership, and a commanding presence, making it an excellent choice for parents looking for a strong and powerful name for their son.

Origin: German

Diminutive of Richard: Hard ruler.

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: 907 out of 4789

33 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (605)

Historical popularity of Richie

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