Eric

Meaning and origin

Eric is a French mixed name. The meaning of the name is Ever Powerful Ruler.



Where is it used?

The name Eric is mainly used in English and in French.

How do they say it elsewhere?

Erik (In Swedish, Danish and in Czech)
Erich (In German)
Eero (In Finnish)
Erkki (In Finnish)
Eerikki (In Finnish)
Erick (In English)
Aric (In English)
Arik (In Other languages)


For the opposite sex use:

In English: Erica (F)


See also

In Swedish: Jerk
In Swedish: Jerker
In German, Scandinavian, Hungarian and in Czech: Erika
In English (Modern): Erykah
In English: Ericka
In the bible and in Jewish: Ariel
Alternative meanings (Old English) Ever Powerful Ruler

What Eric`s say about their name

The best thing about the name Eric:
it start with E and ends with C

The worst thing about the name:
it is a four letter word

If my name wasn`t Eric....:
justice

Extra information:
nice name girls love it

The best thing about the name Eric:
You can't spell America without the word Eriic!

The best thing about the name Eric:
he's so pretty

The worst thing about the name:
no oneloves me

If my name wasn`t Eric....:
john

Extra information:
that name loves me

The best thing about the name Eric:
Eric is a scandinavian name for boys meaning ever powerful ruler >:3

The worst thing about the name:
Scandanavians talked like vikings :/

If my name wasn`t Eric....:
I'd be a viking

The best thing about the name Eric:
Eric is a scandinavian name for boys meaning ever powerful ruler >:3

The worst thing about the name:
Scandanavians talked like vikings :/

If my name wasn`t Eric....:
I'd be a viking

The best thing about the name Eric:
Becouse is the name of me and many people are eric and my girl like my name

The worst thing about the name:
It have 4 letter word

If my name wasn`t Eric....:
Justice

The best thing about the name Eric:
Becouse is the name of me and many people are eric and my girl like my name

The worst thing about the name:
It have 4 letter word

If my name wasn`t Eric....:
Justice

The best thing about the name Eric:
Disney made us famous!

The worst thing about the name:
my accent makes me say it funny.

If my name wasn`t Eric....:
I would be a viking.

Extra information:
It was proud tested and true!!

The best thing about the name Eric:
he's so lovely

The worst thing about the name:
he leaves me

Extra information:
i love you ERIC :*

The best thing about the name Eric:
he's so lovely

The worst thing about the name:
he leaves me

Extra information:
i love you ERIC :*

The best thing about the name Eric:
The letters can be rearranged to spell rice.

The worst thing about the name:
It is a gay name, and i am straght.

If my name wasn`t Eric....:
Maybe i would actually be gay.

Extra information:
the best eric is the one from boy meets world and plays corie's brother.

The best thing about the name Eric:
Its a great name!

The worst thing about the name:
I have to share my name with a dumbass who goes to my school

If my name wasn`t Eric....:
McLovin or Muhammad

The best thing about the name Eric:
Can't be shortened

The worst thing about the name:
There are a few different spellings. Lots of Eric's around.

If my name wasn`t Eric....:
Think my parents thought about naming me Adam.

The best thing about the name Eric:
Its just perfect

The worst thing about the name:
N/A

Extra information:
No just perfect name

The best thing about the name Eric:
Simple and easy to remember and spell

The worst thing about the name:
Too many people my age with the name

If my name wasn`t Eric....:
My life would have been totally different

Extra information:
I don't think there could have been a better name for me

The best thing about the name Eric:
My wife loves my name. She says it is the name of a romantic hero

The worst thing about the name:
I never really liked my name

If my name wasn`t Eric....:
probably not

More `Eric` links

Eric as abbreviation
Actors named Eric
Eric in the encyclopedia