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Gender: Male Meaning of Richmond: "powerful protector" Origin of Richmond: German

The name Richmond is a boy's name of German origin meaning "powerful protector". Richmond and is often added to lists like Strong Boy Names That Mean Power and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation CAF (41 - with occupations)".

From the experts:

Richmond is a place-name -- it's the capital of Virginia -- that makes a fresh way to honor an ancestral Richard.

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Richmon, Richmen, Richman, Richmont, Richmound

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indiefendi2 Says:


I would like this if I wasn't actually born in Virginia.