Ring Name Meaning

English, German, and Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a maker of rings (from Middle English ring, Middle High German rinc, Middle Dutch ring), either to be worn as jewelry or as component parts of chain-mail, harnesses, and other objects. In part it may also have arisen as a nickname for a wearer of a ring. Scandinavian: from ring ‘ring’, probably an ornamental name but possibly applied in the same sense as 3 or 1. German: topographic name from Middle High German, Middle Low German rink, rinc ‘circle’. Irish (eastern County Cork): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Rinn (see Reen).

List of People with Surname Ring

According to our database, there are a total of 4,836 people with the surname Ring. Among these people surnamed Ring, there are about 781 unique names, with an average of 6 people who have the same name. Christopher Ring, David Ring and Edward Ring are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Ring, with 30, 30 and 30 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Ring, with a total of 425 people, and there are a total of 280 unique names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Ring, with a total of 293 people and an average of 200 unique names.