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Origin and popularity of the name RICK


Rick : 1: English (Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire): from the Middle English personal name Rick a pet form of Richard. Compare Rich 2.2: German: from a short form of any of the ancient Germanic personal names formed with rīc ‘power(ful)’.3: North German: topographic name from Middle Low German ri(c)k ‘enclosed land fence’ or from reke ‘row strip of trees’.


Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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