Name
ERIC

Name ERIC

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 1,394,300 births of Eric in the countries below, which represents an average of 9,819 births of children bearing the first name Eric per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 3,585 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Eric   
In Italiano Nome Eric   
Available variants : Éric , Èric
Variations : Erich , Erích , Erick , Érick , Erik , Erík , Érik , Errick


Information about the first name Eric

We celebrate Eric on May 18th
The first name Eric is listed in our categories :The first name Eric has been assigned to:
99.78% to boys
0.22% to girls
The country where the first name Eric is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 4 letters including 2 vowels and 2 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Eric

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Eric : Ceri, Cier, Cire, Ecir, Eirc, Erci, Irce, Reci, Rice

Anacyclics of the first name Eric

An anacyclic is a word or phrase that can be read in the normal sense of reading or in the opposite direction. Here is the list of names that are anonymous of the given name Eric: Cire

Eric in Japanese *

Romajierikku
Katakanaエリック
Hiraganaえりっく
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Eric in Japanese
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Eric in sign language

Eric in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Eric

US English
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  • IPA(key): /ˈɛɹɪk/
  • Rhymes: -ɛɹɪk
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  • IPA(key): /ˈɛɹɪk/
  • Rhymes: -ɛɹɪk
  • Homophone: Eric
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General
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  • ERIC
  • Initialism of Education Resources Information Center.
  • Initialism of European Research Infrastructure Consortium.
SE Swedish
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DE German
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Popularity of the name Eric

Number of ERIC births per year

Total births of Eric by country

Births with the first name Eric
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
882,577
2,177
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
318,338
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
71,750
810
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
28,417
0
ESSpain
2002 - 2021
21,328
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
12,338
39
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
10,091
0
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
9,547
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
6,998
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
5,548
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
4,311
2
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
3,513
0
SESweden
1998 - 2022
3,300
0
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
2,587
1
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
2,179
7
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
1,784
2
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
1,581
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
1,475
0
NONorway
1945 - 2022
1,300
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
589
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
463
0
CLChili
2010 - 2021
377
0
MXMexico
2017 - 2021
372
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
169
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
162
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
142
0
ISIceland
2016 - 2021
26
0

Total births of Eric by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Eric
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2022
1,531
0
ESSpain
2021
862
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
437
0
DEGermany
2022
197
0
ONOntario
2019
91
0
ITItaly
2021
90
0
FRFrance
2022
69
0
CHSwitzerland
2021
57
0
IEIreland
2022
45
0
ATAustria
2021
29
0
ARArgentina
2015
27
0
BEBelgium
2022
19
0
CLChili
2021
19
0
BCBritish Columbia
2022
18
0
SESweden
2022
17
0
QCQuebec
2022
15
0
NZNew Zealand
2022
14
0
ISIceland
2021
13
0
ABAlberta
2022
9
0
PLPoland
2022
9
0
DKDenmark
2022
8
0
NONorway
2022
6
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
3
0

Comments on the name Eric

Personalities with the first name Eric

There are 857 personalities with the first name Eric


Eric Clapton
(Eric Patrick Clapton) src

United states of america United kingdom
Composer Singer Singer-songwriter Guitarist Jazz musician Autobiographer Recording artist


Erik Satie
(Éric Alfred Leslie Satie) src

France
Composer Pianist


Éric Cantona
(Éric Daniel Pierre Cantona) src

France
Actor Association football player Executive producer Stage actor Television actor Film actor


Jamie Foxx
(Eric Marlon Bishop) src

United states of america
Actor Writer Singer Comedian Pianist Songwriter Rapper Voice actor Film director Film producer Television actor Film actor Game show host


Christopher Hitchens
(Christopher Eric Hitchens) src

United states of america United kingdom
Writer Political scientist Journalist Literary critic Essayist Autobiographer


Dave Grohl
(David Eric Grohl) src

United states of america
Singer Drummer Singer-songwriter Guitarist Film director


Eric Hobsbawm
src

United kingdom
Music journalist Writer Historian University teacher Economic historian Social historian


Erik Le Rouge
src

Norway
Settler Explorer


Éric Abidal
(Eric Sylvain Abidal) src

France
Association football player


Eric Cornell
src

United states of america
Physicist University teacher Academic



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Eric
Full list of personalities with the first name Eric

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Eric

There are 8231 actors and actresses with the first name Eric
Eric Carney
Eric Patrick Cameron
Eric Wüst
Eric Sarzano
Eric Maroni
Eric Unger
Eric Roman
Eric Wilke
Eric Poulsen
Eric Christopher Welling
Eric Ventker
Eric Shultz
Eric Miles
Eric Haber
Eric William Mcglynn Ruszkowski
Eric Naud
Eric Billings
Eric Cabral
Eric James Kelly
Eric Lager
Eric Jacobs
Eric Grossfeld
Eric Don
Eric Politowski
Eric Nelsen
Eric Rossano
Eric Hackler
Eric Melander
Eric Schroth
Eric Namaky

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Eric
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Eric

Rankings of first name ERIC by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#39ES Spain2021
#78IS Iceland2021
#132GB United Kingdom2021
#134IE Ireland2022
#150ON Ontario2019
#158CH Switzerland2021
#195IT Italy2021
#221AT Austria2021
#229US United State of America2022
#241BC British Columbia2022
#268AR Argentina2015
#292DE Germany2022
#333QC Quebec2022
#338NZ New Zealand2022
#338CL Chili2021
#382CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#414DK Denmark2022
#416PL Poland2022
#426SE Sweden2022
#427NO Norway2022
#457AB Alberta2022
#547BE Belgium2022
#668FR France2022
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name ERIC (female) births over the last year available in each country