Baby name Richard
Description: Proving to be an enduringly popular given name, Richard is of Frankish origin and was introduced to the UK by the Normans. Borne by a trio of English kings, the name is particularly associated with Richard I, who earned the nickname ‘lionheart’. Namesakes include Richard Ashcroft (singer), Cliff Richard (singer), Richard Branson (entrepreneur), Richard Gere (actor) and Richard Bacon (presenter).
Statistics for Richard
From 1996 to 2015 the name 'Richard' was given to 7.330 Boys, representing 0,11% of the total 6.402.657 Boys registered since 1996.
Registrations by Year of name 'Richard'
This chart shows the registrations of name 'Richard' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that the registrations name 'Richard' varied from 181 to 1.089 per year.
Rank Popularity by Year of name 'Richard'
This chart shows the popularity of name 'Richard' in England and Wales per year since 1996
It is possible to see that name 'Richard' varied from rank 62 to 268.