forever or alone, ruler
Eric as a boy's name is pronounced AIR-ik. It is of Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Eric is "forever or alone, ruler".
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This prince of a guy from “The Little Mermaid” enjoys putting his mariner experience to good use and working on ships in his fleet. Even though Eric is a real prince, he acts like your average Joe. When he has an accident at sea and is saved from drowning by a mysterious mermaid, he starts acting like a typical Disney princess: determined to find and marry his one true love. Even though he was only semiconscious during the rescue, he remembers her singing to him with a beautiful voice.
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