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Ranked #2617


Gender: Boy. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 8 (Ranked #2876).

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 righteous, you know when you're right.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

C is for cuddle, those intimate moments you cherish.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

Your name in reverse order is "Ocir". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ocir". How do you pronounce that?

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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 1979 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rico" is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 10 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1979. Across the entire United States a total of only 200 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 south? 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 Dec 25, 1988

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 Australia approximately on 875. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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.