Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. GAHD-rik(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Means "god's ruler", derived from Old English god combined with ric "ruler, king". This name died out a few centuries after the Norman Conquest.

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Sources & References

  1. Prosopography of Anglo-Saxon England, available from
Entry updated December 7, 2022