Rick

Rick - A very unique male name



  Mar 26,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Rick appeared on the charts for the first time in 1936 on position #1626. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Rick and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Rick? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Rick. The baby boy name Rick was given to 38 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1800 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 43,186 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Rick peaked in popularity 61 years ago in 1958 on position 76.



Famous with this name

Rick Gonzalez
Rick Moranis
Rick Aviles


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Rick is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Rick is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #961 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,172.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Rick is where you live.


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Rick origin and meaning

Rick is a 4 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Rick, pop culture references for the name Rick and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Rick

We've found the following names that sound similar to Rick, sorted by popularity.

Ricky / Ross / Rickey / Rex / Rocky / Rocco / Royce / Roscoe / Rickie / Reece /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121800
20111668
20101457
20091489
20081587
20071326
20061366
20051035
20041239
20031201
20021006
20011130
2000968
1999972
1998973
1997789
1996741
1995736
1994648
1993597
1992588
1991553
1990509
1989497
1988474
1987419
1986421
1985408
1984436
1983388
1982363
1981388
1980395
1979357
1978392
1977383
1976359
1975350
1974337
1973290
1972283
1971258
1970210
1969199
1968182
1967169
1966162
1965137
1964121
1963112
1962109
1961108
1960100
195989
195876
195787
1956100
1955108
1954103
1953100
1952119
1951143
1950167
1949171
1948174
1947186
1946210
1945262
1944287
1943403
1942657
1941907
1940956
19391235
19381178
19371637
19361626

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California961
Texas1172

Even more about Rick


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Rick a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Rick?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1958
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Rick
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 43,186
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1936
2012 births +38

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