in the U.S.
- Gender: Boy
- Origin: American
- Meaning: Brave Ruler
- #331 All Time
Pronunciation of Ricky
How popular is the name "Ricky" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
|1952||4,694||35||4,659||#81 boy name|
|1953||6,932||51||6,881||#51 boy name|
|1954||8,205||59||8,146||#46 boy name|
|1955||8,365||34||8,331||#46 boy name|
|1956||8,821||50||8,771||#43 boy name|
|1957||10,620||53||10,567||#40 boy name|
|1958||13,420||48||13,372||#34 boy name|
|1959||13,287||82||13,205||#34 boy name|
|1960||11,058||66||10,992||#38 boy name|
|1961||10,077||59||10,018||#44 boy name|
|1962||8,750||59||8,691||#50 boy name|
|1963||8,170||59||8,111||#47 boy name|
|1964||6,804||49||6,755||#54 boy name|
|1965||5,681||28||5,653||#58 boy name|
|1966||4,723||37||4,686||#64 boy name|
|1967||4,053||42||4,011||#75 boy name|
|1968||4,065||27||4,038||#70 boy name|
|1969||3,448||30||3,418||#90 boy name|
Want to know about the populiarty of Ricky? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 220,995 babies born with the name Ricky in the United States. That's more than enough Rickies to occupy the territory of Mayotte (France) with an estimated population of 217,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1925 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Ricky" was in 1958 with a total of 13,372 babies. (That's a lot of baby Rickies)
According to the 1981 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ricky" ranks #67 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Kentucky. Imagine that, 79 babies in Kentucky have the same name as you in 1981. Across the entire United States a total of 2,244 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Ricky popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Ricky in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Ricky" mean? The list below shows the origins of Ricky as well as things modernly associated with the name Ricky such as celebrities named Ricky.
Origin and Meaning of Ricky
The name "Ricky" is of American origin, and it means "Brave Ruler". It's a name commonly given to boys.
Ricky Ullman is an actor and musician with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1997 to present. Ricky was born in 1986 as Raviv Ullman in Eilat, Israel.
R is for relish, you seek a challenge.
I is for ignite, the fire in you!
C is for cuddle, those intimate moments you cherish.
K is for kid, the child within.
Y is for youthful, your eternal look.
Your name in reverse order is "Ykcir". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Kyric". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Ricky born May 18, 1927
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central Africa approximately on 1550. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.
You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.
Name poster for Ricky
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.