Origin:Norse
Popularity:314
Meaning: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".

Famous Erics

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  • Eric Christian Olsen
    Actor
  • Eric Church
    Country Singer
  • Eric Clapton
    Musician, Singer
  • Eric Dane
    Actor
  • Eric Hosmer
    Baseball Player

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Source: Social Security Administration

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