✍  Updated on: March 4th, 2023

Roderic name meaning

Gender: Boy
Origin: German, Germanic and English
Usage: English, Swedish and Finnish
Pronunciation: r(o)-de-ric
Meaning: Famous Ruler and Glory and King
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What does Roderic mean?

Roderic means Famous Ruler or Glory and King is used in Swedish, Finnish and English has its roots in Germanic, English and German is bestowed upon baby boys. Roderic is a version of well-known Rodrigue. Rodrigue is derivation of Roderick. Notably used in French eminent, Rodrigue, meaning of Rodrigue is "Power, Glory and King and Rich" came from Old High German and Germanic. It is celebrated on March 13th.

Could Roderic be an appropriate name for your new bundle of joy?

Roderic is a great name for a new born baby boy. It has German origin and the meaning of 'famous power' makes it quite unique. It is an uncommon name, making it special and rare which adds to its appeal. Roderic is strong and masculine enough to take your son through life with confidence while also reminding him of his roots which adds an element of pride. The German origins also bring in the influence of a culture known for its values like discipline, hard work, ambition and high ethics. All these factors make Roderic an appropriate name for your new bundle of joy.

How do I pronounce Roderic?

r(o)-de-ric is the most common way to pronounce three syllabled Roderic.

Variants of Roderic

Rodrigue, Rodrick

Names that rhyme with Roderic

How popular is the name Roderic?

Roderic is a familiar baby name in United States, it has been in use since 1914 and was able to reach the top 900 names. In 1965, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 890 on boy names chart when 68 babies were named Roderic. Over 2302 people have been named Roderic in United States. Roderic is an uncommon baby name in France, where it had been in use for 27 years, last appeared in 2007 and made just beyond the top 2000 names. Over 110 babies in France have been named Roderic.

Roderic is a common name in Philippines while somewhat familiar name in England and Saudi Arabia. As per our research, over 5000 people has been named Roderic globally.

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Numerological analysis of Roderic

You inspire people but can't find a way to inspire yourself to make the first step and show the world what you can do. Follow your dreams and heart instead of rules. Because of your naivety and kind-heart, you often get disappointed. Peace, balance, harmony, honesty, and fairness describe your soul the best. The adventurous spirit that you once had is missing because YOU are missing in your life.

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  •  Willibrord - Predominantly used in German and English, Willibrord aimed at baby boys that of Old English origin, meaning of Willibrord is "Will or Composition"
  •  Geric means Spear or King or Mighty is a baby boy name is of German origin
  •  Eike - Mainly used in German and Low German, Eike aimed at both boys and girls has its origin in Old High German and Germanic, meaning of Eike is "Sword Tip, The Element Ek Meaning Edge of a Sword or Point"
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Famous people named Roderic

  • Roderic Bowen, Welsh Liberal Party politician
  • Roderic Dunkerley, English minister and Christian writer
  • Roderic, Visigothic King of Hispania for a brief period between 710 and 712
  • Roderic D. M. Page, evolutionary biologist at the University of Glasgow
  • Roderic O'Conor, Irish painter
  • Roderic Hill, senior Royal Air Force commander during the Second World War
  • Roderic Dallas, Australian fighter ace of World War I. His score of aerial victories is generally regarded as the second-highest by an Australian
  • Roderic Culver acted in TV series Burnside
  • In 1971 biography and drama flick, Nicholas and Alexandra, Roderic Noble characterized Alexis.

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