Meaning and origin

Roderick is a English mixed name. The meaning of the name is Famous, Powerful Ruler.

Where is it used?

The name Roderick is mainly used in English.

How do they say it elsewhere?

Rhydderch (In Welsh)
Rodrigo (In Spanish and in Italian)
Rurik (In Russian)
Rodrigue (In French)
Roderic (In English)

If it's too long people might use

In English: Rod

For the opposite sex use:

In Scottish: Rodina (F)

See also

In Spanish: Ruy
In Portuguese: Rui
In Galician: Roi
In English: Roddy (M)
In English: Rodney (M)
From Old English.

What Roderick`s say about their name

The best thing about the name Roderick:
I'm not Roderick so I'm not sure

The worst thing about the name:
Its hard to spell and it can be shortend to Rod or Rick or E

If my name wasn`t Roderick....:
It isn't but I'm considering changing it just to prove me right and (you) wrong

Extra information:
Nah, you can go jump

More `Roderick` links

Roderick as abbreviation
Actors named Roderick
Roderick in the encyclopedia