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Erica Meaning


What does Erica mean?

The name Erica is of Scandinavian origin.

The meaning of Erica is "eternal ruler".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "brave ruler".

Erica is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced E-ri-ca.

The Given Name Erica

Erica is a form of Eric. See Eric for further details.

Embraced by many parents, the name Erica, is one of timelessness and class.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

Although often used, your enchanting little Erica, is sure to make it all her own.

Erica Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 899 in baby name popularity for girls with 296 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 832 in baby name popularity for girls with 326 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Erica has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Erica Name Popularity Page.

Erica Related Names

Erica is a form of Eric.

Famous Ericas

    Erica Numerology

    Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Erica.

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    Erica Name Fun

    Would you like to fingerspell the name Erica in American Sign Language?

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Erica.

    Just for fun, see the name Erica in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

    Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Erica in Nautical Flags page.