Sunday, May 26, 2019

Fact of the Day: Richard

The given name Richard is combination of two Germanic words meaning "ruler/king" and "strong/brave" in modern English.

8 comments:

Bob Bushell said...

To be a king...............no chance.

Pat Hatt said...

And then it goes to Dick for short. Coincidence?

Sami said...

There were a few kings in England called Richard.

Christine said...

Good name then.

Debra She Who Seeks said...

Not as common a name as it used to be.

Sandra said...

Excellent name for a king.
More good info…:)

Martha said...

Not a name I see regularly.

Kirk said...

Hahaha! Good one!