Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. RIE-nu(German)
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Meaning & History

German form of Rayner.

Related Names

VariantsRaganhar, Reiner(Ancient Germanic)
Other Languages & CulturesRagnarr(Ancient Scandinavian) Reinier(Dutch) Rayner(English) Ragnar, Rain(Estonian) Rainier(French) Ragnar(Icelandic) Raniero, Nero(Italian) Reneer, Neer(Limburgish) Ragnar(Norwegian) Rainerio(Spanish) Ragnar(Swedish)

Popularity

People think this name is

formal   upper class   strong   strange   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Estonia: October 1
Finland: October 1
Germany: August 4
Poland: June 17
Poland: December 30

Categories

Sources & References

  1. Förstemann, Ernst. Altdeutsches Namenbuch. Bonn, 1900, page 1232.

Entry updated February 4, 2020