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 1959 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Ricky" ranks #49 in popularity as a baby boy's name in North Dakota. Imagine that, 45 babies in North Dakota have the same name as you in 1959. Across the entire United States a total of 13,287 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 west? 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 intense, your zest of living.
C is for cuddle, those intimate moments you cherish.
K is for kindle, the warmth in others.
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 2, 1974
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Romania approximately on 1325. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.
Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.
Name poster for Ricky
Here's something for you to ponder on...
The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.