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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Boy. Ranked #2617 most popular

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221k Ricky (American)
81k Rick (English)
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What does the name "Rico" mean?

Rico (Spanish): Brave ruler

The name "Rico" is of Spanish origin and it means "Brave ruler". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 9 other names that are similar to this one.

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

I is for interest, you show in others.

C is for confident, no doubts here!

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

Your name in reverse order is "Ocir". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Orci". 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.

How popular is the name "Rico" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Rico? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,655 babies born with the name Rico in the United States. That's more than enough Ricos to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1915 when it was given to 11 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Rico" was in 1976 with a total of 319 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rico" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 19 babies in California have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 126 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Rico popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Rico in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Rico

Rico Petrocelli

Rico Petrocelli is a MLB player. Rico was born in 1943 in Brooklyn, New York.


Rico Tan

Rico was born in 1978.


Past life for Rico born Oct 4, 1996

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 Northern England approximately on 1600. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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