Rikki

First Name
7k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Rikki

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  • A submission from Florida, United States says the name Rikki means "FIERCE WARRIOR" and is of Unknown origin.
  • A user from New York, United States says the name Rikki is of German origin and means "Hard ruler".
  • According to a user from North Carolina, United States, the name Rikki is of English origin and means "Good".
  • According to a user from Pennsylvania, United States, the name Rikki is of Unknown origin and means "Fire within".

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Wiktionary

Borrowing from Danish Regine.

  1. A female given name.

Notable Persons Named Rikki

Rikki was born on December 18th, 1990 in Riverside, California, U.S.

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Rikki Rockett is a glam metal and hard rock musician. He plays Drums, percussion, backup vocals, vocals, Backing vocalist, and Vocals. He has had major accomplishments since 1979. Rikki was given the name Richard Allan Ream on August 8th, 1961.

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His most notable accomplishments were from 1947 to 2002. Rikki was given the name Robert Kerr Fulton on April 15th, 1924 in Glasgow, Scotland. He breathed his last breath on January 27th, 2004.

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Rikki Ducornet is a novelist, poet, and illustrator. She has had major accomplishments since 1984. Rikki was given the name Erica DeGre on April 19th, 1943 in Canton, New York.

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Rikki Klieman is an attorney and television commentator. Rikki was born in 1948 in Chicago.

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Rikki Beadle-Blair is an actor, film director, and writer. Rikki was born in 1961 in Camberwell.

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How popular is the baby name Rikki in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1943 5 5 0
1944 7 7 0
1945 6 6 0
1946 9 9 0
1947 20 13 7
1948 33 25 8
1949 16 16 0
1950 20 15 5
1951 24 16 8
1952 35 26 9
1953 19 19 0
1954 36 25 11
1955 27 16 11
1956 31 13 18
1957 23 18 5
1958 33 19 14
1959 13 13 0
1960 20 13 7
1961 28 17 11
1962 22 17 5
1963 20 13 7
1964 16 16 0
1965 31 31 0
1966 32 27 5
1967 33 33 0
1968 34 34 0
1969 34 34 0
1970 49 43 6
1971 59 59 0
1972 46 46 0
1973 54 49 5
1974 97 89 8
1975 134 117 17
1976 115 105 10
1977 152 132 20
1978 122 105 17
1979 163 147 16
1980 180 165 15
1981 222 207 15
1982 206 189 17
1983 211 193 18
1984 184 173 11
1985 224 209 15
1986 227 216 11
1987 250 227 23
1988 269 244 25
1989 237 218 19
1990 265 238 27
1991 259 231 28
1992 276 254 22
1993 287 275 12
1994 377 362 15
1995 285 270 15
1996 208 201 7
1997 169 158 11
1998 130 125 5
1999 118 108 10
2000 91 83 8
2001 76 76 0
2002 68 62 6
2003 63 57 6
2004 53 46 7
2005 78 72 6
2006 41 41 0
2007 58 52 6
2008 57 51 6
2009 61 55 6
2010 56 56 0
2011 59 53 6
2012 57 51 6
2013 75 70 5
2014 49 49 0
2015 68 68 0
2016 71 64 7
2017 48 48 0

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Popularity of Rikki as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Rikki

  • How Popular is the name Rikki? Rikki is the 3,016th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Rikki have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,331 babies born with the first name Rikki in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rikki to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rikki? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1943 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Rikki first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rikki is Tuesday, July 26th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Rikki born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rikki was in 1994 with a total of 362 babies.
  • Random Rikki Factoid: According to the 1988 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rikki is not a popular baby girl's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 15 babies in Michigan have the same name as you in 1988.
  • Weird things about the name Rikki: Your name in reverse order is Ikkir. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iikkr. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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