Name
RICHARD

Name RICHARD

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 2,917,085 births of Richard in the countries below, which represents an average of 20,986 births of children bearing the first name Richard per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 5,485 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Richard   
In Italiano Nome Richard   
Available variant : Richárd

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Information about the first name Richard

We celebrate Richard on April 3rd
The first name Richard is listed in our categories :The first name Richard has been assigned to:
99.81% to boys
0.19% to girls
The country where the first name Richard is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 7 letters including 2 vowels and 5 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Richard

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 Richard : Drähcir, Ricahrd

Anacyclics of the first name Richard

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 Richard: Drähcir

Richard in Japanese *

Romajirichaado
Katakanaリチャード
Hiraganaりちゃーど
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
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Richard in sign language

Richard in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Richard

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English Rycharde, from Old French Richard, from Medieval Latin Richardus and Ricohardus, from Frankish *Rīkahard, from Proto-Germanic *Rīkaharduz, a construction of *rīks (“king, ruler”) +‎ *harduz (“hard, brave”). Cognate with Old High German Rīcohard (“Richard”). A hypothetical Old English equivalent *Rī‌ċheard would also yield an identical "Richard" in Modern English, though it is unknown if the Old English equivalent existed.
Pronunciation src :
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈɹɪtʃ.əd/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈɹɪtʃ.ɚd/
FR French
Etymology src :
  • riche (“rich”) +‎ -ard
Noun src :
  • richard m (plural richards, feminine richarde)
  • (informal, derogatory) rich person, moneybags, capitalist, bourgeois
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ʁi.ʃaʁ/
Proper noun src :
  • Richard m
  • A male given name, equivalent to English Richard
  • A patronymic surname​.
General
Pronunciation src :
  • (Germany) IPA(key): /ˈʁɪçaɐ̯t/
  • (Austria, Switzerland) IPA(key): /ˈrɪçart/
Proper noun src :
  • Richard
  • A male given name, equivalent to English Richard
Slovak
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈrixart/
Proper noun src :
  • Richard m (genitive Richarda, nominative plural Richardovia) declension pattern chlap
  • A male given name, equivalent to English Richard
SE Swedish
Proper noun src :
  • Richard c (genitive Richards)
  • A male given name, an English and French type variant of Rikard.
CZ Czech
Pronunciation src :
  • (Czech Republic) IPA(key): [ˈrɪxart]
Proper noun src :
  • Richard m
  • A male given name, equivalent to English Richard
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • Ríša
 

Popularity of the name Richard

Number of RICHARD births per year

Total births of Richard by country

Births with the first name Richard
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
2,567,219
5,124
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
83,885
183
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
69,318
8
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
49,916
330
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
28,527
0
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
25,369
1
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
20,467
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
18,500
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
11,213
0
CHSwitzerland
1912 - 2019
8,281
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
7,993
0
NSNew Scotland
1920 - 2019
4,808
0
NONorway
1945 - 2019
3,211
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
3,053
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
2,585
1
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
2,193
6
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
2,176
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
951
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
585
5
SESweden
1998 - 2019
520
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2019
326
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
231
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2019
92
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2019
8
0

Total births of Richard by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Richard
Country
Boys
Girls
BRBrazil
2010
2,610
24
USUnited State of America
2019
1,949
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
431
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
144
0
DEGermany
2018
50
0
ONOntario
2018
42
0
FRFrance
2019
36
0
ITItaly
2018
34
0
ATAustria
2018
29
0
IEIreland
2019
24
0
NZNew Zealand
2019
24
0
BCBritish Columbia
2019
15
0
BEBelgium
2019
14
0
CHSwitzerland
2019
12
0
ABAlberta
2019
10
0
DKDenmark
2019
10
0
SESweden
2019
8
0
QCQuebec
2019
7
0
ARArgentina
2015
5
0
NONorway
2019
4
0
PLPoland
2019
3
0

Comments on the name Richard

Personalities with the first name Richard

There are 1850 personalities with the first name Richard


Richard Wagner
(Wilhelm Richard Wagner) src

Germany
Librettist Essayist Autobiographer Diarist Composer Poet Conductor Author Pianist Musician Music critic Theater director


Richard Nixon
(Richard Milhous Nixon) src

United states of america
Politician Statesperson


Richard Feynman
src

United states of america
Writer Politician Physicist Inventor University teacher Percussionist Science communicator Quantum physicist Theoretical physicist


Richard Stallman
(Richard Matthew Stallman) src

United states of america
Engineer Computer scientist Inventor Programmer Blogger


Richard Dawkins
(Clinton Richard Dawkins) src

United kingdom
Screenwriter Actor Writer Zoologist Author Biologist University teacher Evolutionary biologist Theoretical biologist Ethologist Sociobiologist Geneticist Science writer Essayist Science communicator Epistemologist


Ringo Starr
(Richard Starkey) src

United kingdom
Guitarist Painter Voice actor Film producer Film editor Film actor Screenwriter Actor Composer Singer Drummer Singer-songwriter Musician


George R. R. Martin
(George Raymond Richard Martin) src

United states of america
Screenwriter Writer Playwright Television producer Contributing editor Film producer Novelist Blogger Prosaist Science fiction writer


Richard Cœur De Lion
src

Kingdom of england
Monarch


Richard Strauss
(Richard Georg Strauss) src

Germany
Writer Composer Conductor Musician Librettist


Richard Simmons
(Milton Teagle Simmons) src

United states of america
Actor Singer Comedian Voice actor Radio personality Film producer Restaurateur Dancer Television actor Instructor



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

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Richard

There are 9683 actors and actresses with the first name Richard
Richard Labuda
Richard Schwager
Richard Switzer
Richard Littlehales
Richard Zevel
Richard Breislin
Richard Hadfield
Richard Sandrak
Richard Louis Ulrich
Richard Autner
Richard Harmon
Richard Swann
Richard Rumble
Richard Becker
Richard Southgate
Richard Nwaoko
Richard Lingscheidt
Richard Fleeshman
Richard Crosby
Richard J. Moir
Richard Van Hees
Richard Banel
Richard Kho
Richard Sherman
Richard Wallis
Richard Rawson
Richard Erben
Richard Blood Jr.
Richard Russ
Richard Cummings

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

Rankings of first name RICHARD by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#35CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#98BR Brazil2010
#184DE Germany2018
#199US United State of America2019
#211AT Austria2018
#213NZ New Zealand2019
#216IE Ireland2019
#282BC British Columbia2019
#289ON Ontario2018
#324GB United Kingdom2019
#355DK Denmark2019
#386IT Italy2018
#415AB Alberta2019
#445CH Switzerland2019
#496NO Norway2019
#538PL Poland2019
#548AR Argentina2015
#553QC Quebec2019
#680BE Belgium2019
#718SE Sweden2019
#1074FR France2019
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#2926BR Brazil2010



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