Given Name RITA

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: REET-ə (English), REE-ta (German), REE-taw (Hungarian)   [details]

Meaning & History

Short form of MARGHERITA and other names ending in rita. A famous bearer was American actress Rita Hayworth (1918-1987).

Categories

actresses, American Horror Story characters, Ashita no Nadja characters, Beatles songs, currently out of the US top 1000, diminutives, Divergent characters, gemstones, Harry Potter characters, nature, Power Rangers characters, saints, short forms, song titles, Stephen King characters, storms, Tales characters, top 100 Portugal, underwater, white
VARIANT: Greta (Italian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Retha (Afrikaans), Margarid, Margarit (Armenian), Margarita (Bulgarian), Margarida (Catalan), Margareta (Croatian), Markéta (Czech), Margareta, Margaretha, Margriet, Greet, Greetje, Griet, Margreet (Dutch), Maret, Margit (Estonian), Maarit, Margareta, Marketta, Margareeta, Reeta, Reetta (Finnish), Marguerite, Margaux, Margot (French), Margarida (Galician), Margarita (Greek), Margalit, Margalita (Hebrew), Margrét, Gréta (Icelandic), Mairéad (Irish), Margarita (Late Roman), Margreet, Greet (Limburgish), Margarita, Greta (Lithuanian), Margaid, Paaie (Manx), Meggy (Medieval English), Margarida (Occitan), Małgorzata, Gosia, Małgosia, Marzena (Polish), Margareta (Romanian), Margarita (Russian), Maighread, Mairead, Maisie, Marsaili, Mysie, Peigi (Scottish), Margaréta, Margita, Markéta (Slovak), Margareta, Marjeta (Slovene), Marged, Mererid, Mared, Megan (Welsh)
USER SUBMISSIONS: Ríta, Rîta, Rita
  United States
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2016
  Bosnia and Herzegovina
2016
  Canada (BC)
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2015
  Catalonia
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2016
  France
2016
  Italy
2015
  Norway
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2015
  Portugal
2016
  Switzerland
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2013