Ryker

Ryker - A very unique male name



  Jan 16,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Ryker, meaning rich, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1990 on position #3409. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Ryker and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Ryker? 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 Ryker. The baby boy name Ryker was given to 1,631 baby boys in 2012, ranking #219 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,006 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Ryker peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 219.



Famous with this name

Alec Ryker
Terrance Ryker
Ryker Chan


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Ryker is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Ryker is currently topping the baby name charts in Utah at position #12 - and is the least popular in New Jersey at position #760.

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 Ryker is where you live.


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Ryker origin and meaning

Ryker is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means rich. To see famous people named Ryker, pop culture references for the name Ryker and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Ryker

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

Roger / Rosario / Rogerio / Ruger / Rosaire / Richar / Riker / Rosser /

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
2012219
2011270
2010306
2009353
2008418
2007539
2006622
2005723
2004833
20031023
20021050
20011212
20001421
19991303
19981311
19972507
19961654
19951404
19941493
19931924
19922301
19912999
19903409

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Utah12
Idaho32
Nebraska59
North Dakota63
South Dakota71
Iowa72
Montana88
Alaska90
Wyoming109
Hawaii118
Missouri118
Maine124
Washington125
Wisconsin126
Oklahoma131
Kansas136
Oregon145
Colorado149
Minnesota150
Kentucky178
Arizona180
Indiana187
Illinois205
Arkansas210
New Mexico212
West Virginia220
Michigan247
Ohio255
Nevada256
Tennessee277
Louisiana297
Texas304
Alabama309
North Carolina315
Pennsylvania332
Georgia340
Virginia349
Florida374
Massachusetts383
California390
Connecticut392
Mississippi461
Maryland539
South Carolina542
New York653
New Jersey760

Even more about Ryker


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 Ryker 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 Ryker?

2 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
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Ryker
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 1,006
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1990
2012 births +1,631

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