US Popularity:1788
Meaning:powerful leader; peaceful ruler
The German boy’s name Ricky means “powerful leader,” and it’s the short form of Richard. Throughout the decades, there have been many successful Rickys, including Gervais, Hatton, Martin, and Nelson. So if you believe that baby Ricky will be just as successful as these celebs or even a powerful leader that will guide others, this is the name for you!

Famous People Named Ricky

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Ricky Gervais

Ricky Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Ricky is currently #2160 on The Bump
Boy:Ricky is currently #647 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Ricky is currently #1788 in U.S. births
Boy:Ricky is currently #618 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 92
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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