Richard meaning, origin, history

Name: Richard No. of characters: 7 Gender: BoyOrigin: English French German Czech Dutch Ancient Germanic Old High German
How to pronounce Richard ri-chárd What does my name mean?
Meanings: Brave One, Strong Ruler, A Teutonic Name from the European Middle Ages, Dominant Ruler, Powerful Leader, Rich

Richard was ranked 153 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 9.29% from its previous ranking of 140 in 2014. Richard was ranked 937 in 2012 US female names list and elevated by 1.16% from its previous ranking of 948 in 2010. Comes from the Germanic "rik and hart" Means "king high" If party April 3.. If calm is sovereign, their real sincere kindness and affability,Richardare no less authoritarian and volunteers. Richard listen to you, say "yes" but do as their heads. Richard take things asRichardcome and arrange with morality based on their interests. The odds are often with them. Richard emphasize the emotional life to everything else and still surround many friends. In love, loyalty is not their quality.

Full form of Richard : Religious Ingenious Competent High-Spirited Alluring Rebellious Dependable

Richard is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 267 in 2014. Around 7130 people wear Richard as their first name. Richard is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Richard is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1880 and ranked 153 (0.067113% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 2567700 people wear Richard as their first name. Richard is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare name since 1886 and ranked 153 (0.067113% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 2567700 people have Richard as their first name. Richard is not a native United States and Richard may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.718273% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Richard
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Expression number of Richard is 7.

Richard likes to research and reason to know the answers of hidden questions as Richard are gifted with an analytical mind. Richard are always on the quest for knowledge and wisdom and loves being alone.

Names that rhyme with Richard Aethelhard, Alhhard, Athelhard, Bayhard, Benhard, Bernhard, Birchard, Blanchard, Branhard, Burchard, Burckhard, Burghard, Cenehard, Chard, Deshard, Ealhhard, Eberhard, Eferhard, Einhard, EkkehardFamous people named Richard
Richard Griffiths, English actor of film, television, and stage
Richard Hakluyt, English writer, translator and historian
Richard Carle, American theatrical and cinematographic actor, theater director, composer and lyricist
Richard Benjamin Haymes, Argentine actor and singer
Richard Estes, American painter known for his hyper realist paintings
Richard Bryn Williams, Welsh writer, poet, playwright, and historian
Richard Ian Cox, Welsh-Canadian actor, voice actor, comedian and online radio host, best known for his voice acting for English language dubs of anime, mainly for InuYasha
Richard Quine, American film director, scriptwriter, producer, actor and composer
Richard William Brian Harradine, Australian politician who served as an independent member of the Senate of Australia, from 1975 to 2005, in representation of the state of Tasmania
Richard Henry Cummings, American film actor of the time of silent movies
Richard Brooker, actor and producer of British cinema and television
Richard Burns, British rally driver. In 2001 he became the second Briton to win the World Rally Championship at the wheel of a Subaru Impreza WRC
Ashley Richards in as
Diane Richards in Girls in Prison as Actress
Tyran Richard in Playboy Video Playmate Calendar 2009 as
Salomé Richard in Les navets blancs empêchent de dormir as Actress
Miranda Lee Richards in All the Real Girls as Soundtrack
Stephanie Richards in Lookin' Italian as Actress
Shaleen Surtie-Richards in Fiela se Kind as Actress
Beryl Richards in Brookside as Director
Anna Louise Richardson in Homecoming as Actress
Lita Richardson in Motives as Producer
Richard Burton, actor,producer
Richard Paul, actor
Richard Gere, actor,producer
Richard Attenborough, actor,producer,director
Richard Chamberlain, actor,producer
Richard Dreyfuss, actor,producer
Richard Linklater, producer,director,writer
Richard Dean Anderson, actor,producer
Richard Basehart, actor,director
Richard Benjamin, actor,director,producer
Richard Beymer, actor,cinematographer,director
Richard Crenna, actor,director
Richard Donner, director,producer,actor
Richard E. Grant, actor,director
Richard Grieco, actor,producer,director
Richard Harris, actor,producer
Richard Jaeckel, actor
Richard Kiel, actor,writer,producer
Richard Pryor, actor,writer,producer
Richard Thomas, actor,director,producer
Richard Widmark, actor,producer
Richard Barthelmess, actor,producer
Richard Belzer, actor,writer,producer
Richard Briers, actor
Richard Conte, actor,director
Richard Edson, actor,director
Richard Farnsworth, actor,stunts
Richard Walden, cinematographer,actor
Richard Franklin, director,producer,writer
Richard Burns, actor,producer
Richard T. Whelan, actor
Richard Whelan, assistant director,producer,director
Richard J. Gonzales Jr., editor
Richard G. Owen, director,writer
Richard Candib, editor,sound department
Richard Anselmo, actor,director,writer
Richard Clabaugh, producer,cinematographer
Richard Sobin, cinematographer
Richard Ferrando, sound department,director,writer
Richard Hissong, cinematographer,executive
Richard S. Wright, producer,production manager,assistant director
Richard E. Doherty, director,actor,sound department
Richard Potter, producer,writer,production manager
Richard Gironi, assistant director,actor
Richard Sharkey, producer,location management,production manager
Richard Horowitz, composer
Richard Crudo, cinematographer,director
Richard Wagner, writer
Richard Jenkins, assistant director,location management
Richard Comeau, editor,sound department
Richard J. Lewis, producer,director,actor
Richard Worden, assistant director
Richard Bazley, animation department,director
Richard Brick, producer,production manager,sound department
Richard Oswald, assistant director
Richard Leeman, editor,sound department
Richard Schwartz, manager,producer
Richard McQuilkin, location management
Richard Milward, editor
Richard Roth, producer,actor
Richard Bullock, production manager,producer
Richard Cook, actor,writer
Richard D. Zanuck, producer,production manager
Richard Addinsell, composer
Richard Rodney Bennett, composer
Richard Gibbs, composer
Richard Hageman, composer,actor
Richard Harvey, composer
Richard LaSalle, composer,actor
Richard Rodgers, composer
Richard Strauss, writer
Richard Halpern, actor,writer
Richard Robbins, composer,director
Richard Turner, producer,production manager
Richard Liss, actor
Richard Bellis, composer,actor
Richard D'Ovidio, writer,producer,actor
Richard Milton, producer,director,actor
Richard Rosser, assistant director,producer,director
Richard Berry, actor,writer,director
Richard P. Abate Jr., transportation department
Richard Abate, manager,producer,transportation department
Richard Abbott, actor
Richard Abelardo, director,special effects
Richard Abert, actor
Richard Abraham, actor,editor
Richard Abramson, costume department,costume designer
Richard W. Abramites, producer
Richard W. Abramitis, production manager,assistant director,director
Richard Abramowitz, producer,executive
Richard Abrams, actor
Richard Gilbert Abramson, producer,director
Richard Achor, sound department
Richard Acosta, actor
Richard Acs, assistant director
Richard Acunto, actor
Richard Adam, actor
Richard Adam, cinematographer
Richard Adams, sound department
Richard Adams, writer
Richard Adams, animation department
Richard Adams, actor
Richard Adams, actor
Richard Adams, actor
Richard Adams, actor
Richard Adams, actor
Richard C. Adams, actor
Richard DeLong Adams, writer
Richard W. Adams, cinematographer,editor
Richard Addis, actor
Richard Addison, actor,writer
Richard Adee, actor,special effects
Richard Ades, producer,director,writer
Richard C. Adkins, actor
Richard Adler, composer
Richard Adrian, sound department
Names like Richard Ric, Rica, Ricadene, Ricado, Ricahrd, Ricard, Ricarda, Ricardo, Ricardus, Ricari, Ricaria, Ricati, Ricayla, Ricbert, Ricca, Riccardo, Ricci, Ricco, Rice, Ricel
Richard Namesakes Comments :Richard comes from the Proto-Germanic * Rīkaharduz derived terms * Riko ( "Commander") and * harduz ("strong"), so as with overall meaning "powerful leader".Richard is a name commonly given in countries initially marked by the Germanic languages such as Germany, England, Denmark, Sweden or the Netherlands.In French, the most frequent variants (albeit relatively rare) are Ricard, Ricardo, Riccardo and the female form and Richarde Richardine The name Richard (as) is very popular in the United States, the United Kingdom and in the English speaking world in general. In the Francophone world, it is in Quebec that Richard knows its wider dissemination; in France, first in a relative popularity of the 1950s to the 1970s, without however reaching high percentages American. Le nom de Richard est le sixième nom de famille le plus répandu en France, alors qu'en tant que prénom, il n’est pas aussi largement diffusé. 1,5 enfants sur 1 000, nés en France entre 1891 et 1990, portent ce nom de famille. - Bert Ball Popularity of Richard

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