Rider Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a mounted warrior or messenger, late Old English ridere (from ridan ‘to ride’), a term quickly displaced after the Conquest by the new sense of Knight. English: topographic name for someone who lived in a clearing in woodland. Compare Read 2. Irish: part translation of Gaelic Ó Marcaigh ‘descendant of Marcach’, a byname meaning ‘horseman’. The Gaelic name is also Anglicized as Markey. Americanized form of German Reiter.

List of People with Surname Rider

Based on our public records, there are a total of 5,925 people with the surname Rider. Among these people surnamed Rider, there are approximately 840 distinct names, with an average of 7 people who share the same name. Scott Rider, Kimberly Rider and John Rider are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Rider, with 52, 51 and 45 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Rider, with a total of 428 people, and there are a total of 271 distinct names among these people. Pennsylvania is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Rider, with a total of 434 people and an average of 261 distinct names.