Rick
Origin/Usage
French, Germanic
Pronunciation
RIK
Meaning
Daring power
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Rick is a short form of Richard. Richard originates in Germanic languages and means "daring power". It has been one of the most popular given names over centuries, and in different spellings all over the world. Popular with aristocracy, the name was borne by numerous kings, the most famous being Richard I of England, the Lionheart. More recent bearers include Richard Nixon, former US President, and Richard Gere, popular American actor.

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Famous Ricks

Rick Allen - musician
Rick Boucher - politician
Rick Austin - baseball player
Rick Springfield - musician
Rick Greene - baseball player
Rick Cramer - actor
Rick Fenney - football player
Rick Ferrell - baseball player

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