Richard Haslett in the US

  1. #2,162,878 Richard Hanssen
  2. #2,162,879 Richard Harn
  3. #2,162,880 Richard Hartis
  4. #2,162,881 Richard Haskett
  5. #2,162,882 Richard Haslett
  6. #2,162,883 Richard Hassen
  7. #2,162,884 Richard Hawse
  8. #2,162,885 Richard Hayne
  9. #2,162,886 Richard Hayter
HOME DISCOVER ABOUT
19
people in the U.S. have this name View Richard Haslett on WhitePages Raquote

Meaning & Origins

One of the most enduringly successful of the Old French personal names introduced into Britain by the Normans. It is of Germanic (Frankish) origin, derived from rīc ‘power’ + hard ‘strong, hardy’. It has enjoyed continuous popularity in England from the Conquest to the present day, influenced by the fact that it was borne by three kings of England, in particular Richard I (1157–99). He was king for only ten years (1189–99), most of which he spent in warfare abroad, taking part in the Third Crusade and costing the people of England considerable sums in taxes. Nevertheless, he achieved the status of a folk hero, and was never in England long enough to disappoint popular faith in his goodness and justice. He was also Duke of Aquitaine and Normandy and Count of Anjou, fiefs which he held at a time of maximum English expansion in France. His exploits as a leader of the Third Crusade earned him the nickname ‘Coeur de Lion’ or ‘Lionheart’ and a permanent place in popular imagination, in which he was even more firmly enshrined by Sir Walter Scott's novel Ivanhoe (1820).
8th in the U.S.
English and northern Irish: variant spelling of Hazlett.
16,902nd in the U.S.

Nicknames & variations

Top state populations

Comments