What does Ricardo mean?

Definitions for Ricardo
rɪˈkɑr doʊri·car·do

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Ricardo, David Ricardonoun

    English economist who argued that the laws of supply and demand should operate in a free market (1772-1823)


  1. Ricardo

    Ricardo is the Spanish and Portuguese cognate of the name Richard. It derived from Proto-Germanic *rīks 'king, ruler' + *harduz 'hard, brave'. It may be a given name, or a surname.


  1. ricardo

    Ricardo is typically a male given name of Spanish or Portuguese origin. It is the equivalent of the English name Richard, meaning "strong ruler" or "powerful leader". Ricardo may also refer to several entities in different fields: 1. David Ricardo - a British political economist, one of the most influential of the classical economists along with Thomas Malthus and Adam Smith. 2. Ricardo plc - A British publicly listed company named after its founder, Sir Harry Ricardo, providing engineering and strategic consulting solutions. These meanings can vary based on the context in which the name Ricardo is being used.


  1. Ricardo

    Ricardo is a small unincorporated community in Kleberg County, Texas, United States. It is basically a "slow down" on HWY 77 between Kingsville and Riviera. It consists of a Farmers Co-Op, a convenience store and an elementary/junior high school. The school's mascot is a Yellow Jacket. Since there is no high school, students either attend Kaufer High School in Riviera or H.M. King High School in Kingsville.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Ricardo is ranked #9433 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Ricardo surname appeared 3,448 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Ricardo.

    66% or 2,278 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    24.8% or 855 total occurrences were White.
    4.1% or 143 total occurrences were Asian.
    4% or 140 total occurrences were Black.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Ricardo in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Ricardo in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Ricardo in a Sentence

  1. Kimberly Milligan:

    It just looks scary. ricardo Ross never saw a bike in the front yard... Ricardo Ross never saw a skateboard... A scooter... Ricardo Ross never saw that.

  2. State Sen. Ricardo Lara:

    Ira Mehlman said. In October Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation that extended Medi-Cal to illegal immigrant children as of 2016, which is estimated to apply to approximately 170,000 children. Some lawmakers in the state see the move as only a first step however. State Sen. Ricardo Lara advocates expanding health insurance to all illegal immigrants in the state. An early version of State Sen. Ricardo Lara bill failed after being priced at more than $ 1 billion, the LA Times reported. We have made tremendous progress in California this year to address these health disparities by expanding access to health care coverage for all children, but as this report indicates there is so much work still to be done.

  3. Kimberly Milligan:

    Ricardo Ross never saw a bike in the front yard... Ricardo Ross never saw a skateboard... A scooter... Ricardo Ross never saw that, these children that Both Turpins saw who I believe were the ones in their 20’s... Social, mentally, emotionally... They are not in their 20’s. A woman who identified Kimberly Milligan to the Daily Mail as Louise's sister said she had n’t seen her relative in 19 years, and never got an invite to do so.

  4. Puerto Rico:

    The Trump administration's unfortunate that we are having to hear this. These statements lack empathy, but more so they lack the true facts of the matter, they're not aligned with the truth and reality, No. 1. And No. 2, I just think Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló have to end this battle of words and just recognize we're not Donald Trump political adversaries, we're Donald Trump citizens.

  5. Donald Trump:

    He treats Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló as second class citizens, that's for sure, and my consideration is I just want the opportunity to explain to him why the data and information he's getting is wrong. I don't think getting into a kicking and screaming match with the President does any good. I don't think anyone can beat the President in a kicking and screaming match. What I am aiming to do is make sure reason prevails, that empathy prevails, that equality prevails, and that we can have a discussion.

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