US Popularity:6408
Other Origin(s):British
Meaning:Powerful leader, peaceful ruler; Kind and loved
If you love baby more than anything in the world, give them a name that will show that exactly that! Rickey is an Old Germanic and Old English name, with some inspiring meanings, including “powerful leader,” “peaceful ruler,” and “kind and loved.” This moniker has a few possible root name sources, including Broderick, Eric, Ricky, and Cedric. However, Rickey stands firm as a distinctive name in its own right, perfect for your little leader! Baseball fans will recognize this name as belonging to Rickey Henderson. Nicknamed the Man of Steel, Rickey holds the record for the most stolen bases in a single season and is considered the best leadoff hitter and baserunner in the world! Whether your little love is leading the charge on the field or leading a peaceful sit-in, they are going to be a force of kindness and good in this world.

Famous People Named Rickey

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  • Rickey Henderson
    Baseball Player

Rickey Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Rickey is currently #6408 in U.S. births
Boy:Rickey is currently #2975 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 202
from 2022
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