Ricke name meaning

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

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Ricke

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International Interest
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Alt. Meaning

R is for reassuring, eliminating doubts!

I is for interest, you show in others.

C is for confident, no doubts here!

K is for kid, the child within.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ricke

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ricke

Herbert Ricke

Herbert Ricke was an egyptology and egyptologist. Herbert was born on September 27th, 1901 in Linden, Hanover. He breathed his last breath on March 22nd, 1976.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ricke U.S.
  White 96.62% 64.26%
  African American 0.47% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.10% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.49% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ricke

People with the last name Ricke are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Ricke

  • How Popular is the name Ricke? Ricke is the 28,276th most popular name of all time. As a last name Ricke was the 20,758th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ricke have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 192 babies born with the first name Ricke in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ricke to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ricke? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1945 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Ricke first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ricke is Friday, January 28th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Ricke born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ricke was in 1953 with a total of 24 babies.
  • Random Ricke Factoid: According to the 1953 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ricke is not a popular baby boy's name in Ohio. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Ohio have the same name in 1953.
  • Weird things about the name Ricke: The name spelled backwards is Ekcir. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Kirec. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ricke? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,273 people with the last name Ricke.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ricke? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Ricke as their last name since less than 1 person in 233k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Ricke name meaning

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