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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Rika

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Japanese
  • Meaning: Village, Countryside
  • #15394 All Time
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How popular is the baby 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 14 14 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
2015 11 11 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Rika baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 519 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 1991 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rika" is not a popular baby girl's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Michigan have the same name as you in 1991. Across the entire United States a total of only 34 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 one of the most popular Maine names? Also check out our name lists to see which names are the most popular in each region of the country.

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.

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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Other Inspirations for the Name Rika

Rika Furude
Rika Hongo
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Rika Nonaka
Rika Usami
Rika Crigger
Rika Haganai
Rika Maeshiro
Rika Seya
Rika Valdman

Alternative Meanings

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

Your name in reverse order is "Akir". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Arki". 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 Sep 29, 1975

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 Alaska approximately on 825. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

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. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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