Recorded in the spellings of Rickard and Rickards, this is an Anglo-Scottish surname, but of Germanic origins. It derives from the famous pre 7th century personal name "Richard", meaning "powerful ruler", from the elements "ric", meaning power, and "hard", brave and strong.
Rickard is baby boy name mainly popular in Christian religion and its main origin is . Rickard name meanings is Lion,strong, brave, hearty, brave as a lion, lion-hearted. Other similar sounding names can be Richard.