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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Rika

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Japanese
  • Meaning: Village, Countryside
  • #15375 All Time
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How popular is the name "Rika" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1959 6 6 0
1961 8 8 0
1964 6 6 0
1967 6 6 0
1968 5 5 0
1969 7 7 0
1970 7 7 0
1971 11 11 0
1972 7 7 0
1973 12 12 0
1974 9 9 0
1975 6 6 0
1976 13 13 0
1977 8 8 0
1978 12 12 0
1979 8 8 0
1980 9 9 0
1981 10 10 0
1982 12 12 0
1983 14 14 0
1984 10 10 0
1985 11 11 0
1986 14 14 0
1987 7 7 0
1988 10 10 0
1989 8 8 0
1990 13 13 0
1991 34 34 0
1992 14 14 0
1993 13 13 0
1994 14 14 0
1995 18 18 0
1996 13 13 0
1997 12 12 0
1998 10 10 0
1999 8 8 0
2000 8 8 0
2001 9 9 0
2002 14 14 0
2003 9 9 0
2004 9 9 0
2005 8 8 0
2006 12 12 0
2007 6 6 0
2009 14 14 0
2010 7 7 0
2011 11 11 0
2012 9 9 0
2013 6 6 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Rika? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 507 babies born with the name Rika in the United States. That's more than enough Rikas to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1959 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Rika" was in 1991 with a total of 34 babies.

According to the 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rika" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1998. Across the entire United States a total of only 10 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Rika popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Rika 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 "Rika" mean? The list below shows the origins of Rika as well as things modernly associated with the name Rika such as celebrities named Rika.

Japanese

Origin and Meaning of Rika

The name "Rika" is of Japanese origin, and it means "Village, Countryside". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Rika Uesugi

Rika was born in 1980.

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Alternative Meanings

R is for relax, you know how!

I is for interest, you show in others.

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Akir". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Irak". 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 Rika born Apr 24, 1959

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 Mexico approximately on 1275. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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