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The name Eric is a baby boy name. The name Eric comes from the Danish origin. In Danish The meaning of the name Eric is: from the old Norse language, in which the name is spelled Eiríkr and means ever ruler, complete ruler.  Danish invaders brought the name to England, where it became popular in the 19th century.



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Boy or Girl ?: boy
Origin of name: Danish
Meaning: from the old Norse language, in which the name is spelled Eiríkr and means ever ruler, complete ruler. Danish invaders brought the name to England, where it became popular in the 19th century.
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yes
written by yes, November 14, 2007
Eric Aldana is the best name EVA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
ERIC
written by S.A.S, December 06, 2007
I love this name!!!!! It is very common but can fit alot of people!!!!!!!!! When i have my baby I'm going to name him......ERIC!!!!!!!!!! love you!
Perfect
written by Heather84, December 17, 2007
This is my boyfriend's name, and very fitting. He is a leader, resourceful, well liked by all, kind, handsome, and intelligent among many other wonderful things. :) I have never met an Eric that I didn't like.
ruler of the world
written by eric the magnificent, January 13, 2008
go me! my name rocks!
eric
written by bon bno, January 20, 2008
also my boyfriends name... he's so attractive in many ways, yet unique for this common name if i have a boy i will name him eric
Best Boyfriend
written by Laurita, February 21, 2008
I met ERIC my freshmen year...i thought he was sooo FINE when i saw him..he is kind,well known by everyone,very intelligent,and he means the world to me......I LUV HIM!
eric
written by mellow mom, February 22, 2008
my father and brother are named Erick and Eric is my husband's name and we just found out we are having a boy in July and he will be Eric the 2nd
I rule
written by Eric H, March 03, 2008
I fit my name quite well and I love it, wouldn't change it for the world.
My Boyfriend Eric
written by Katiesue82, March 04, 2008
My boyfriend of 9 years is also named Eric. He is very intelligent, charismatic, handsom and charming. He is extremely patient with me and genuinely cares what I think. My brother's name is also Eric. He is very popular and a wonderful father to his 3 boys.
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written by Stephen Erich Linner, March 14, 2008
My middle name is Erich. I named my son Eric, after his grandpa Erich. I left the h out because of stupid people not knowing how to say my middle name.
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written by Ulla P, August 16, 2009
Eric is not a danish name, but Erik is...

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