The name Richard derives from German, French, and English “ric” (ruler, leader, king) and “hard” (strong, brave, court), therefore it means “powerful leader” as well as “King’s Court”.
Richard is a typical name in many Germanic languages, including English, German, Swedish and Dutch.
Based on the characters RA has portrayed…
Let’s test the “ric” part:
Now, the “hard” part:
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Here is the name “Richard” in other languages 😉
Russian: Ричард (Richard)
Scandinavian: Rickard, Richard, Rikard, Ríkarður
Greek: Ριχάρδος (Richárdos)
Arabic: ريتشارد (Rytshrd, Ritshrd, Rytshard, Ritshard)
Chinese: 理查德 (Lĭchádé)
Hebrew: ריצ’רד (Ritzard)
Polish: Ryszard, Rysio, Rysiek, Ryś
English pet forms: Ricky, Rickie, Rikki, Richie, Richy, Richu, Rich, Dickie
Please feel free to add the name “Richard” in your language in the comments!!!
And remember about The Paper Richard Competition!