Ricardo
Origin/Usage
French, Germanic
Pronunciation
ree-KAHR-do
Meaning
Daring power
Like the Name Ricardo?
BOYS
+ Ricardo
GIRLS
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Ricardo"

Ricardo is a Spanish and Portuguese variant of Richard. Richard originates in Germanic languages and means "daring power". It has been one of the most popular given names over centuries, and in different spellings all over the world. Popular with aristocracy, the name was borne by numerous kings, the most famous being Richard I of England, the Lionheart. More recent bearers include Richard Nixon, former US President, and Richard Gere, popular American actor.

Popularity of the Name Ricardo
Also Spelled Like...

Riccardo

Famous Ricardos

Ricardo Alonso - soccer player
Ricardo Clark - soccer player
Ricardo Cortez - actor
Ricardo Jordan - baseball player
Ricardo Rincon - baseball player
Ricardo Torres - baseball player

+ Add a Name · View More
Do you like the name Ricardo?
Discussion on the name Ricardo
Weekly Prize Big thumb picmonkey collage

Packable Pails are portable collapsible buckets that are perfect for the beach. Their compact foldable design is flexible, washable, durable and FDA Food Safe. Reduce the number of beach toys you have to bring on family vacations, and trips to your favorite lake and ocean beaches. Why spend your vacation buying beach toys at high prices when you can bring them with you! Packable Pails are square and look just like a traditional full size beach pail, but are collapsible in one quick easy motion and...

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.