Ryder name popularity, meaning and origin
Name Popularity: 92%
Ryder name meaning:
The name Ryder has English origins and its meaning is closely tied to its literal interpretation. Derived from the Old English word "ridere," which means "mounted warrior" or "knight," Ryder signifies someone who rides or travels on horseback. As a name, Ryder embodies qualities associated with adventure, independence, and strength. It suggests a free-spirited and courageous individual who has an innate desire for exploration and a willingness to take risks.
The name Ryder has gained popularity in recent years, in part due to its association with the fast-paced and exhilarating world of motorcycling and extreme sports. This connection further reinforces the image of an individual who is daring, adventurous, and unafraid to push their limits. Ryder is a strong and masculine name, evoking images of speed, power, and determination. It embodies a sense of energy and action that resonates with parents seeking a name for their son that reflects these qualities.
Overall UK ranking: 378 out of 4789
118 recorded births last year
Change in rank
- Scotland (533)
Ranking for this name in various UK regions
Historical popularity of Ryder
The graph below shows the popularity of the boys's name Ryder from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Ryder in 2024