Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. EHR-i-kə(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Feminine form of Eric. It was first used in the 18th century. It also coincides with the Latin word for "heather".

Related Names

VariantsEricka, Erykah(English) Erika(Swedish)
Masculine FormsAric, Eric, Erick, Erik(English) Eric, Erik(Swedish)
Other Languages & CulturesErika(Croatian) Erika(Czech) Erika(Danish) Erika(Estonian) Eerika, Erika(Finnish) Erika(German) Erika(Hungarian) Ērika(Latvian) Erika(Norwegian) Érica, Érika(Portuguese) Erika(Slovak) Erika(Slovene)
Same SpellingÉrica


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Entry updated February 28, 2019