First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Eryk mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Eryk

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Eryk means "King/Warrior" and is of Polish origin.
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International Interest
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  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Eric.

Notable Persons Named Eryk

Notable Persons Named Eryk


Xilent is an electronic music, dubstep, drum, and bass record producer and disc jockey. He was most active from 2007 to present. Xilent was given the name Eryk Kowalczyk on July 29th, 1989.

Eryk Lipinski

Eryk was born on July 12th, 1908. They left this life on September 27th, 1991.

Eryk Rocha

Eryk Rocha is a film director. His career lasted from 2002 to 2002. Eryk was born on January 19th, 1978 in Brasília.

Eryk Kurnatowski

Eryk Kurnatowski was a Member of the Senate and Senate of Poland. Eryk was born Eryk Kurnatowski on October 8th, 1883 in Brudzew, Poland. He died on February 23rd, 1975.

Eryk Zelazny

Eryk was born on December 2nd, 1943.

Eryk Kubicki

Eryk Kubicki is a soccer player for the York City F.C. Eryk was born on August 18th, 1925 in Poland.


Fun Facts about the name Eryk

  • How Popular is the name Eryk? Eryk is the 11,027th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Eryk have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 982 babies born with the first name Eryk in the United States. That's more than enough people named Eryk to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Eryk? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Eryk first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Eryk is Saturday, January 21st, 1905.
  • What year had the most people named Eryk born? The highest recorded use of the first name Eryk was in 2001 with a total of 51 babies.
  • Random Eryk Factoid: According to the 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Eryk is not a popular baby boy's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Illinois have the same name in 1998.
  • Weird things about the name Eryk: The name spelled backwards is Kyre. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ryek. How do you pronounce that?
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