Classification and Origin of RICHARDS
|Region of origin||British Isles|
|Country of origin||Wales|
|Language of origin||Welsh|
|Surname Derivation||From name of parent|
Data for religion and/or language relates to the culture in which the RICHARDS surname originated. It does not necessarily have any correlation with the language spoken, or religion practised, by the majority of current British residents with that name.
In normal English usage, the word "richards" is a noun.