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Gender: M Meaning of Ryker: "rich" Origin of Ryker: German Ryker's Popularity in 2016: #149

As a stylish name, Ryker has three big things going for it: its Ry beginning (as in Riley, Ryder, and Rylan), its two-syllable rhythm, and its er ending. A nice surprise for many is it's "rich" meaning. All these factors have helped propel it to the Top 150 in recent years. While this may not be a factor beyond New York City, there is an infamous prison there called Riker's Island.

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Famous People Named Ryker

Ryker Mathews, American CFL player
Ryker Wixom, American Instagram model, @ministylehacker
Rykers Solomon, Nauruan politician
Riker Anthony Lynch, American musician and actor
Ryker Kile, son of late baseball player Darryl Kile
Ryker Kesler (b. 2010), son of ice hockey player Ryan Kesler
Ryker Mobley Brice (b. 2013), son of American country singer Lee Brice

Pop Culture References for the name Ryker

John Ryker, character in The Hulk comics
Kieran Ryker, character on TV's "Chuck"
William Riker, character on "Star Trek: The Next Generation"
Rikers Island, New York City prison
Ryker Grimborn, character from "Dragons: Race to the Edge"