Origin:German
Popularity:1593
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

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  • Ricky Gervais
    Comedian

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Source: Social Security Administration

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