Submitted Names Starting with R

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RAABE f Portuguese (Rare)
Portuguese form of RAHAB.
RAABIYA f Arabic
Variant of RABI'A or RAABI'A.
RAADHI f Odia
Means "achievement; success" in Odia.
RAAFAALI m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of RÂVFAILE.
RAAFAEL m Finnish
Finnish form of RAPHAEL.
RAAGE m Somali
Means "he who delayed at birth" in Somali.
RAAJAA m Odia
Odia form of RAJA (2).
RAAMA m Japanese
From Japanese 羅 (ra) meaning "gauze, thin silk" combined with 天 (ama) meaning "heavens, sky". Other kanji combinations are possible.
RAAMAH m Biblical
Means "exalted" or "thunder". In the Bible, this is a son of CUSH.
RAAMIAH m Biblical
Means "thunder of YAHWEH" in Hebrew. This is a minor character in the Bible, a prince who returns from exile in the book of Nehemiah.
RAANU m & f Indian
Raanu was the Agori leader of the Fire Tribe.
RAAV f Russian
Russian form of RAHAB.
RAAVI f Indian, Hindi, Hinduism, Kannada, Telugu
Name: Raavi / Raawi रावी... [more]
RAAXO f Somali
Means "enjoyment, comfort" in Somali.
RAAY m Nepali
MEANING - King, royal... [more]
RABADAN m Dargin
Dargin form of RAMADAN. Another source suggests that it is derived from Arabic رب (rabb) meaning "master, lord, king" and Persian دانا (dana) meaning "wise, learned".
RABADASH m Literature
The ambitious crown prince of Calormen in 'The Horse and His Boy' by C.S. Lewis.
RABAH m Arabic (Maghrebi)
Means "profitable, gainful, winner" in Arabic, from the root ربح (rabiha) meaning "to gain, to win, to profit".
RABANI f Odia
Means "divine" in Odia.
RABASTAN m Literature
Invented variant of RASTABAN. This is the name of Rabastan Lestrange, a character in the "Harry Potter" series written by J.K. Rowling.
RABBAH m Hebrew
Means "great" or "Rabbi" in Hebrew.
RABBIN m Scots (Archaic)
Scots form of ROBIN.
RABBIYA f Pakistani (Rare)
Variant transcription of RABI'A.
RABE m East Frisian (Archaic)
A short form of RADBOD. It coincides in spelling and pronunciation with modern German word Rabe "raven".
RABEA f German
Meaning unknown. This name became popular in Germany in the early 1970s, due to Rabea Hartmann (born in 1947), a German TV personality.
RABEAH f Arabic (Rare)
Variant transcription of RABI'A.
RABEE m African
Variant of Rabi.
RABEKKAH f English (Rare)
A spelling of REBECCA which seems to have been used in the 1600s and 1700s, and was apparently revived in the late 1990s.
RABELANI m & f Venda
Means "to pray" in Tshivenda.
RABERT m Scots
Scots form of ROBERT.
RABIAH f English (Rare), Pakistani (Rare)
Variant transcription of RABI'A which has also seen some usage in the English-speaking world.
RABIAP f Thai
Means "rule, order" in Thai.
RABIAT f Chechen, Ingush
Chechen and Ingush form of RABI'A.
RABICANO m Literature
Means "white tail", derived from Spanish rabo "tail" and Spanish cano "white". The original word described a horse with white hairs in its tail, though nowadays rabicano refers to a certain coat color for horses, specifically in roans... [more]
RÄBIĞÄ f Bashkir
Bashkir form of RAABI'A.
RABIH m Arabic
Means "spring (the season)" in Arabic.
RABIJA f Bosnian (Rare)
Bosnian form of RABI'A.
RABIJE f Albanian
Albanian form of Rabia.
RABINDRANATH m Bengali
Bengali form of Ravindranath. A notable bearer was Bengali poet Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941).
RABIYAT f Dagestani, Avar, Lezgin, Lak
Dagestani form of RABI'A.
RABIYE f Turkish
Turkish form of Rabia.
RABMAG m Biblical
Rabmag is the name of two figures in the Bible.
RABTEN m & f Tibetan
Means "indefatigable" in Tibetan.
RABUNO f Japanese
From Japanese 愛 (rabu) meaning "love, affection" combined with 乃 (no), a possessive particle. Other combinations of kanji characters can also form this name.
RABURI f Japanese
From Japanese 愛 (rabu) meaning "love, affection" combined with 璃 (ri) meaning "glassy" or 莉 (ri) meaning "white jasmine" or 里 (ri) meaning "village". ... [more]
RABYGA f Turkmen
Turkmen form of RAABI'A.
RACA f Indian (Christian), Malayalam
Malayalam form of REBECCA, borrowed from Portuguese REBECA. Used by Malayalam-speaking Saint Thomas Christians.
RACANA f Telugu
Means "arranging, composing", "stringing flowers" or "weaving wreathes" in Telugu.
RACE m English (American)
From the English word “Race” meaning, to go at someone at excessive speed. It may describe a person who has a strong personality or is fast.
RACER m English (Rare)
Late Old English, from Old Norse rás ‘current.’ It was originally a northern English word with the sense ‘rapid forward movement,’ which gave rise to the senses ‘contest of speed’ (early 16th century) and ‘channel, path’ (i.e., the space traversed)... [more]
RACEY f English
Created name combining RAY with the acey suffix, found in names such as CASEY, MACY, and TRACY.
RACHA m Lao
Lao form of Raja.
RACHAL f English
Variant of RACHEL.
RACHAMIM m Hebrew
Rachamim, Hebrew word for "mercy", which derives from the Hebrew word for womb, (rechem). Also means "compassionate".... [more]
RACHANA f & m Khmer
Means "fine arts" in Khmer.
RACHANEE f Thai
Variant transcription of RATCHANI.
RACHANY f Khmer
Means "night" in Khmer.
RÂCHÉ f Jèrriais
Jèrriais form of RACHEL.
RACHED m Arabic (Maghrebi)
Maghrebi transcription of RASHID (chiefly Tunisian).
RÁCHEL f Czech, Slovak, Hungarian
Czech, Slovak and Hungarian form of RACHEL.
RACHELA f Italian (Rare), Polish (Rare), Dutch (Rare), Afrikaans (Rare)
Italian variant of RACHELE, Polish form of RACHEL as well as a Latinate form of RACHEL.
RACHELĖ f Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of RACHEL.
RACHIDE m Arabic (Maghrebi)
Maghrebi variant of RASHID.
RACHIT m Indian
Creation or to create. Language of origin: Hindi. Place of origin: India
RACHMAN m Indonesian
Indonesian form of RAHMAN.
RACHMIEL m Yiddish
Name used by Yiddish-speaking Ashkenazic Jews in Europe
RACHNILD f Dutch
Dutch form of Old Norse RAGNHILD. ... [more]
RACIMIAR m Polish
Variant of RACIMIR.
RACIMIR m Polish
Polish form of RATIMIR.
RACŁAWA f Polish (Archaic)
Feminine form of RACŁAW.
RACMAN m Filipino, Maranao, Maguindanao
Maranao and Maguindanao form of RAHMAN.
RÁĎA m Czech
Diminutive of RADEK and RADIM.
RADA f Thai
Means "delight, joy" in Thai.
RADA f Romanian (Rare)
Feminine form of RADU.
RADAGAST m Literature
One of the wizards in the books by J.R.R. Tolkien. His name may mean "tender of beasts" in Adûnaic.
RADAH m & f Ancient Hebrew
to rule, have dominion, dominate, tread down... [more]
RADAMANT m Bosnian, Croatian, Romanian
Bosnian, Croatian and Romanian form of RHADAMANTHOS.
RADAMANTAS m Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of RHADAMANTHOS.
RADAMANTO m Italian, Portuguese
Italian and Portuguese form of RHADAMANTHOS.
RADAMEL m Spanish (Latin American, Rare)
Best known for being the name of Colombian soccer striker Radamel Falcao (b. 1986). The meaning of the name is unknown. It may come from the surname Radamel or even be a hispanicized form of RADOMIL (via Slavic immigrants).
RADAMÉS m Spanish (Rare)
Spanish form of RADAMES.
RADAMES m Theatre
Radamès is a character, the captain of the guard, in the opera 'AIDA' (1871). The setting of the opera is ancient Egypt, and the creators of the play likely invented the name to sound vaguely Egyptian by integrating RA into the name.
RADAN m Czech
Contracted form of RADOVAN.
RADAŠI m Vlach
Derived from Vlach raditi meaning "to work".
RADAŠIN m Vlach
Variant of RADAŠI.
RADBALD m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Old High German bald "bold, brave."
RADBERT m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Old High German beraht "bright."
RADBOD m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Gothic biutan "to offer" or Old High German boto "bid, offer."
RADBRAND m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Old Norse brand "sword."
RADBURG f Ancient Germanic
The first element of this name is derived from Old High German rât "counsel." The second element is derived from Gothic bairgan (bergan in Old High German) "to keep, to save, to preserve", or from Old High German burg "fortress."
RADDAI m Biblical, Hebrew
Possibly from Hebrew רָדָה (radah) meaning "to beat down" or "to spread out". This name belonged to the fifth son of Jesse (according to 2 Chronicles 2:14).
RADDIX f English (American, Rare)
American actress Cameron Diaz and musician Benji Madden named their daughter, born in 2020, Raddix Madden. Cameron explained the name is an elaboration of the word "rad." Rad, a diminutive of radical was first an adjective, borrowed in the 14th century from the Late Latin radicalis, itself from Latin radic-, radix, meaning "root." And the earliest uses of radical are indeed all about literal roots, hinging on the meaning "of, relating to, or proceeding from a root."
RADDY m Russian (Rare)
Short for Radojko, Radomir or Radislav
RADEGONDA f Italian, Sardinian
Italian and Sardinian form of RADEGUND.
RADEGONDE f Dutch, French
Dutch and French form of RADEGUND.
RADEGUND f Ancient Germanic, History
Variant of RADGUND. Radegund lived in the 6th century AD and was a daughter of Berthar/Bertachar, one of the three kings of Thuringia. She later became the second wife of Chlothar I, a Frankish king from the Merovingian dynasty.
RADENKA f Vlach, Slovene
Feminine form of RADENKO.
RADENKO m Serbian, Croatian
An elaborate form of RADE.
RADEYA f Pakistani
Always happy
RADFRID m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Old High German fridu "peace."
RÅDGÄRD f Swedish (Rare)
Modern Swedish form of RADHGÄRDH.
RADGARD f Ancient Germanic
The first element of this name is derived from Old High German rât "counsel." The second element is derived from gardan "to hedge in, to enclose, to fence in" or from Gothic gards "house, garden, (court)yard."
RADGAST m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Gothic gasts (gast in Old High German) "guest, stranger."
RADGER m Ancient Germanic
The first element of this Germanic name is derived from Old High German rât "counsel." The second element is derived from Gothic gairu (gêr in Old High German) "spear", or from garva (garo in Old High German, and gearu in Anglo-Saxon) "ready, prepared."
RADGILD f Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Gothic gild "sacrifice."
RADGIS m Ancient Germanic
The first element of this Germanic name comes from Old High German rât "counsel." The meaning and origin of the second element is rather uncertain: we know that it comes from gis (the original form was possibly gîs), but we don't exactly know where gis itself comes from... [more]
RÅDGJERD f Norwegian (Rare)
Norwegian younger form of RÁÐGERÐR.
RÅDGJERDA f Norwegian (Rare)
Norwegian variant of RÅDGJERD.
RÅDGRID f Norwegian
Norwegian form of RÁÐGRÍÐR.
RADGRIM m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Old Norse grîma "mask."
RADGUND f Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Old High German gund "war."
RADHAID f Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with haidu "figure, person" (see ADELAIDE).
RADHAKRISHNA m Indian, Telugu, Malayalam
Combination of RADHA and KRISHNA. In Hinduism, this term refers to the combination of feminine and masculine aspects of God.
RADHAKRISHNAN m Indian
KRISHNA, lord of Hindus, and RADHA, his staunch devotee, finally became part of him... [more]
RADHARD m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Gothic hardus (hart in Old High German) "brave, hardy."
RADHGÄRDH f Old Swedish
Old Swedish form of RÁÐGERÐR.
RADHILD f Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Old Norse hildr "battle."
RADHOUANE m Arabic (Maghrebi)
Maghrebi transcription of RIDWAN (chiefly Tunisian).
RADHOUÈNE m Arabic (Maghrebi, Rare)
Maghrebi transcription of RIDWAN (chiefly Tunisian).
RADIA f Russian (Archaic)
Elaboration of RADA.
RADIANCE f & m English
From the English word, defined as "the light or heat as emitted or reflected by something" or "great happiness", occasionally used as a given name.
RADICA f Slovene
Diminutive of RADA, used as a given name in its own right.
RADIGUND f Literature
Variant of RADEGUND used by Edmund Spenser for a queen of the Amazons in his poem 'The Faerie Queene' (1590).
RADIJA m & f Vlach
Derived from rad and raditi, which respectively mean "work" and "to work" in Vlach and Macedonian.
RADIK m Tatar, Bashkir
Derived from Persian راضی‎ (râzi) meaning "pleased, satisfied, happy" (through an Arabic borrowing).
RADIN m Persian (Rare)
Persian given name meaning ''chivalrous man''.
RADINA f Bulgarian
Bulgarian variant of RADANA.
RADIŠA m Serbian, Croatian, Slovene
Derived from the Slavic element rad "care".
RADISLAVA f Slovene
Feminine form of Radislav.
RADISSON m English (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Radisson.
RADIUM m & f English (Rare)
From Latin radius ray + -ium.
RADIVOJ m Serbian, Croatian
Derived from the Slavic element rad "happy, willing" combined with voi "soldier".
RADIVOJE m Serbian
Variant of RADIVOJ.
RADIVOY m Bulgarian (Rare)
Bulgarian form of RADIVOJ.
RADIX m Ancient Roman
Root, base. From the Latin radix, radicis.
RADIY m Russian (Rare), Tatar (Rare)
Variant form of RADIK. Also note that radiy is also the Russian word for radium, an alkaline earth metal. The name was used in the Soviet era in reference to scientific progress.
RADKA f Polish
Diminutive of RADOSŁAWA and RADSŁAWA.
RADLEY m English
Radley is an English name meaning "red clearing". In literature, it's used as the surname of the character Arthur "Boo" Radley of To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee.
RADMAN m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with man "man."
RADMAR m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Old High German mâri "famous."
RADMEHR m Persian
Persian masculine name meaning "Generous and radiant, Giving sun".
RÅDMUND m Norwegian (Rare)
Norwegian younger form of RÁÐMUNDR.
RADMUND m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Old High German mund "protection."
RADNER m Soviet
Derived from the Russian phrase радуйся новой эре (raduysya novoy ere) meaning "hail the new era", referring to communism and the Soviet period. This name was used by Soviet parents who were eager to reject traditional Russian names... [more]
RADNEY m American
Possibly a variant of RODNEY. Noted bearer is country music artist Radney Foster.
RÅDNY f Norwegian, Swedish
Younger form of RÁÐNÝ.
RADNY f Swedish
Swedish form of RÁÐNÝ.
RADO m Slovene
Male form of RADA.
RADOALD m Ancient Germanic, History
Variant of RADWALD. Radoald was the name of a 7th-century duke of Benevento (Italy).
RADOCHNA f Medieval Polish
Diminutive of names beginning with the element Rado-, such as RADOMIRA and RADOSŁAWA.
RADOCIECH m Polish
Derived from Slavic rad "care" combined with Slavic tech "solace, comfort, joy".
RADOE m Russian
Means "joyful" in Russian.
RADOGOST m Polish
Derived from Slavic rad "care" combined with Slavic gost "guest".
RADOJE m Serbian, Croatian, Slovene, Macedonian
Derived from the Slavic element rad meaning "work" or "happily".
RADOLF m Dutch, German
Dutch and German form of RADULF.
RADOMĚR m Sorbian
Sorbian form of RADOMIR.
RADOMYSŁ m Polish
Derived from Slavic rad "care" combined with Polish myśl "thought" (which is ultimately derived from Proto-Slavic mysliti "to think").
RADOSAV m Russian
Variant of RADOSLAV.
RADOSAVA f Slovene
Feminine form of RADOSAV.
RADOSŁÔW m Kashubian
Kashubian form of RADOSŁAW.
RADOST f Bulgarian, German (Rare)
Derived from Bulgarian радост "joy, happiness". Radost Bokel is a German actress who played the titular character in the fantasy film 'Momo' (1986).
RADOSTINA f Bulgarian
Derived from Bulgarian радост "joy, delight".
RADOSVETA f Bulgarian
Feminine form of RADOSVET.
RADOVANA f Czech (Rare)
Feminine form of RADOVAN.
RADOVANKA f Slovene
Feminine form of RADOVAN.
RADRIC m African American (Rare)
Variant of Roderick. This is also the real name of Rapper "Gucci Mane" born Radric Davis.
RADSŁAW m Polish
Contracted form of RADOSŁAW.
RADSŁAWA f Polish
Feminine form of RADSŁAW.
RADTRUD f Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with þruþ "strength."
RĂDUCU m Romanian
Diminutive of RADU and other names containing the element rad.
RADUGA f Russian
From Russian Радуга (Raduga) which means "rainbow."
RADUIN m French
French form of RADWIN.
RADUL m Vlach
Derived from Vlach rad meaning "to work".
RADUOLF m Romansh
Romansh form of RADULF, traditionally found in the Engadine valley.
RADUS m Montenegrin (Archaic)
Recorded in Montenegro in the early 1600s.
RADUŠA f Croatian, Czech, Slovak, Slovene
Croatian, Czech, Slovak and Slovene diminutive of any Slavic feminine name that contains the element rad meaning "happy" or "willing", such as RADANA, RADMILA and RADOSLAVA... [more]
RADUŠKA f Croatian, Czech, Slovak, Slovene
Croatian, Czech, Slovak and Slovene diminutive of any Slavic feminine name that contains the element rad meaning "happy" or "willing", such as RADANA, RADMILA and RADOSLAVA... [more]
RADVILĖ f Lithuanian
This name is derived from rado meaning "found" and viltis meaning "hope."
RADWALD m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Gothic valdan "to reign."
RADWARD m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Old High German wart "guard."
RADWIG m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Old High German wîg "warrior."
RADWIN m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Old High German wini "friend."
RADYA m & f Czech, Russian
Czech male nickname for RADIM and a Russian female variant of RADA.
RADZIAH f Malay
Malay form of RAZIA.
RADZIO m Polish
Diminutive of RADOSŁAW.
RADZISŁAWA f Polish
Feminine form of RADZISŁAW.
RADZIVON m Belarusian
Belarusian form of RODION.
RADŹKA m Belarusian
Diminutive of both RADZIM and RADZIVON.
RAE m Finnish
From the Finnish word "rae" meaning "hailstone" and "grain".
RAEANNE f English
Combination of RAE and Anne.
RÆDGYÐ f Anglo-Saxon
Old English cognate of RADGUND.
RAEDIEAHKKA f Sami Mythology
Raedieahkka was the wife of the superior Sami deity Radien-attje.
RÆDMUND m Anglo-Saxon
Old English cognate of RADMUND.
RÆDWALD m Anglo-Saxon
Derived from the Old English elements ræd "counsel" and weald "rule". It was borne by a king of East Anglia.
RAEEN m Persian
means "thoughtful" in persian... [more]
RÆFLI m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse weak side-form of REFILL.
RAELA f American (Modern, Rare), Portuguese (Brazilian, Rare)
Combination of RAE and the popular name suffix -la or else a variant of RAYLA.
RAELAN f & m English (American, Rare)
Variant of RAELYN and RAYLAN influenced by CAELAN.
RAELEE f English
Variant of RAYLEE.
RAELEEN f English (Modern, Rare)
Variant of RAELENE or the more popular variant of RAYLENE.
RAELINE f English
RAE with the suffix line.
RAELLE f English (American)
Feminine form of RAEL.
RAEMEE f English (American, Modern, Rare)
Allegedly a feminine form of RÉMY.
RAEMOND m English (Rare)
This is possibly modern, and as is a variant of RAYMOND.
RAET f Egyptian Mythology
Feminine form of RA... [more]
RAEVEENA f Hindi
Raeveena is a variation of the Hindi name Raveena, meaning sunny or beauty of the sun.
RAEVEN m & f English (Rare)
Variant of RAVEN.
RAEVON m & f English (Rare)
Variant of RAVEN.
RAEVYNN f English (Modern, Rare)
Modern spelling of RAVEN maybe influenced by names ending in -lyn-.
RAEWYN f English (New Zealand), English (Australian)
A combination of RAE and WYN. Even though it's mostly used in both Australia and New Zealand, it's more often given to girls in the latter country.
RAFA f Arabic
Means “happiness, prosperity” in Arabic.
RAFAA f Arabic
Means "kindness" or "compassion". It is derived from the Quran and is the root for one of the 99 Names of Allah: Ar-Raoof (The Compassionate).
RAFAÄL m Tatar
Variant transcription of RAFAÄL' (see RAPHAEL).
RAFAÄL' m Tatar
Tatar form of RAPHAEL.
RAFAÈL m Occitan
Occitan form of RAFAEL.
RAFAÉLA f Hungarian
Feminine form of RAFAEL.
RAFAELE f & m Portuguese (Brazilian, Rare), French (Rare), Italian (Rare)
Brazilian feminine form of RAFAEL and an Italian variant of RAFFAELE.
RAFAELIS m Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of RAPHAEL.
RAFAELLA f Portuguese (Brazilian), Spanish (Latin American), Hungarian
Hungarian feminine form of RAFAEL and Latin American and Brazilian Portuguese variant of RAFAELA.
RAFAELS m Latvian
Latvian form of RAPHAEL.
RAFAH f Arabic
Variant of RAFA.
RAFA'IL m Arabic
Arabic form of RAPHAEL.
RAFAILIA f Greek
Feminine form of RAFAIL.
RAFAILO m Serbian
Variant of RAPHAEL.
RAFAL m Hebrew
The name Rafal is a Hebrew baby name. In Hebrew the meaning of the name Rafal is: God's healer.
RAFAYEL m Armenian
Armenian form of RAPHAEL.