Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. EH-ro(Finnish)
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Meaning & History

Finnish and Estonian form of ERIC. A famous bearer was the architect Eero Saarinen (1910-1961).

Related Names

VariantsEerik, Eerikki, Erik, Erkki(Finnish) Eerik, Erik(Estonian)
Feminine FormsEerika, Erika(Finnish) Erika(Estonian)
Other Languages & CulturesEiríkr(Ancient Scandinavian) Èric(Catalan) Erik(Croatian) Erik(Czech) Erik, Jerrik(Danish) Erik(Dutch) Eric, Erik, Aric, Erick(English) Éric(French) Erich, Erik, Eric(German) Erik(Hungarian) Eiríkur(Icelandic) Ēriks(Latvian) Erikas(Lithuanian) Erik(Medieval Scandinavian) Eirik, Erik(Norwegian) Eryk(Polish) Érico(Portuguese) Erik(Slovak) Erik(Slovene) Eric(Spanish) Erik, Eric, Jerk, Jerker(Swedish)

Popularity

Name Days

Estonia: May 18
Finland: May 18

Entry updated November 20, 2020