What secrets hide behind “Erica” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Erica” is of Norse origin. It’s a name commonly given to girls.
Your name in reverse order is “Acire.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Aecri.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Erica’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Erica is a name that hints you are a humanitarian and generous individual. Turning our world to be a better place to live fascinates you. Use your creative and artistic talents to promote a cause. You are elegant, sophisticated, and stylish in appearance and behavior.
Your heart’s desire is to help and care for those you love. You treasure family values and traditions. You are willing to sacrifice yourself for the sake of others. Giving advice is a natural ability for you. You are somewhat hesitant to show your artistic talents. People appreciate the love you give to them.
When people hear the name Erica, they perceive you as someone who is full of life, uplifting, inspiring, and even charming. You are the life of the party with your lively, intelligent, and witty personality. Others will find you as strikingly attractive and like being the center of attention. You look younger than your age and love beautiful clothes and pieces of jewelry. You have a good sense of humor.
You are a freedom-loving party person – active and restless. Your keen mind makes it difficult for others to fool you. You cleverly view a situation at different angles.
Your most likely vocation: artist, dramatist, writer, actor, painter, designer, lecturer, religious zealot, composer, publisher, restaurateur, entertainer, surgeon, tourism director.
Lucky colors: Red, pink, crimson, and other deep shades of red
Lucky gem(s): Bloodstone, garnet, ruby
Lucky day(s): Monday and Friday
Lucky botanicals: Garlic, broom, nettle, onion, wormwood, leeks, mustard seed, pepper
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“Erica” is the 39th most popular baby girl’s name in Maryland as reported in the 1991 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, 154 babies in Maryland have the same name as you in 1991. A total of 7,840 babies also bear the same first name during that year in the U.S. From 1880 to 2018, the highest recorded use of this name was in 1986 with a total of 9,973 babies. That’s a lot of baby Ericas.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Erica” was recorded 231,283 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Ericas to occupy the country of Sao Tome and Principe with an estimated population of 213,379.
The name first appeared in the year 1909 and given to five newborn babies. It became a popular name in the year 1972 with a rank of #87 nationwide and was registered 3,444 times as a baby girl’s name. Erica became a popular girl’s name in the state of Mississippi in the year 1986. It ranked #14 with 146 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1988 in the state of California with 1,256 baby girls.
This name is a consistent top ranking girl’s name in the state of Maryland for 31 years from 1970 to 2000 (may not be consecutive). It’s also popular in the states of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, South Carolina for 31 years (may not be consecutive).
For the past four decades (1979 to 2018), the name “Erica” was recorded 181,054 times in the SSA database.
Now you know why your first name rocks. Time to show your creativity! Try exploring the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV, or movie characters. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
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