Meaning:Powerful ruler
Arica is a feminine name of Old Norse origin that means "powerful ruler." A variation of the more common Erica and the feminized version of Eric, Arica is a name fit for an influential little one. Arica taps into the breezy beauty of nature, as it is also the name of a picturesque port city in Northern Chile, known for great surfing and idyllic beaches. If you're looking for a traditional name with a modern twist, Arica is an excellent option.
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