Origin:German
Popularity:367
Meaning:powerful leader
Richard as a boy's name is pronounced RICH-erd. It is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Richard is "powerful leader".

Famous Richards

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  • Richard
    Princess Alice and Prince Henry
  • Richard Arkwright
    Inventor
  • Richard Attenborough
    Director
  • Richard Dreyfuss
    Actor
  • Richard Gere
    Actor
  • Richard Lewis
    Comedian
  • Richard Linklater
    Director
  • Richard Madden
    Actor
  • Richard Nixon
    United States President
  • Richard Pryor
    Comedian
  • Richard Sherman
    Football Player
  • Richard Wagner
    Composer

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Source: Social Security Administration

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