Submitted Names Starting with R

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Rataa f Sanskrit, Hindi, Hinduism, Indian, Punjabi, Indian (Sikh), Marathi, Gujarati, Nepali, Assamese, Bengali
MEANING - beloved, amused, fond or enamoured of, delighting in
Ratana f & m Khmer, Thai
Alternate transcription of Rattana.
Ratash m Hindi
Meaning "King".
Ratatoskr m Norse Mythology
Meaning "drill-tooth" or "bore-tooth" Ratatoskr is a squirrel who runs up and down the world tree Yggdrasil to carry messages between the eagle perched atop the tree, and the serpent Níðhöggr, who lives beneath the roots of the tree.
Rataxes m Literature
Rataxes is the king of the Rhinoceroses in the Babar books.
Ratchagar m Tamil
Tamil Name and Mainly refer to Jesus as savior
Ratchanee f Thai
Alternate transcription of Ratchani.
Ratchani f Thai
Means "nighttime" in Thai.
Ratchanichon f Thai
Means "dew" in Thai.
Ratchet m Popular Culture
Ratchet is the protagonist of the Ratchet & Clank video game series.
Ratchis m Ancient Germanic, History
Variant of Radgis. Ratchis was the name of an 8th-century king of the Lombards.
Rath m & f Khmer
A type of Khmer flower.
Rath m Irish
Means "prosperity, success"
Rathan m Indian
Indian name, which means jewel or gem
Rathana m & f Khmer
Means "precious stones" in Khmer.
Rathanak m Khmer
Means "precious stones, jewels" in Khmer.
Rathanakrangsey f Khmer
Means "diamond sparkle" or "glitter" in Khmer.
Rathanakreasey f Khmer
Means "pile of stones, glass" or, possibly, "the ocean" in Khmer.
Rathanaksambath m Khmer
Means "treasury" in Khmer.
Rathard m Ancient Germanic
Form of Radhard. St. Rathard was born to the nobility and was also a Priest and built a church and monastery in Diessen, Germany
Ráðbarðr m Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from the Germanic name elements ráð "advise, counsel, decision" and barð "beard".
Rather m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German rât "counsel" combined with Old High German hari "army."
Ratherius m Ancient Germanic (Latinized), History
Latinized form of Rather. Ratherius was a 10th-century teacher, writer and bishop.
Ráðgeir m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Ráðgeirr.
Ráðgeirr m Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from the Germanic name elements ráð "advise, counsel, decision" and geirr "spear".
Ráðgerðr f Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from Old Norse ráð "counsel" and garðr "enclosure".
Ráðgríðr f Ancient Scandinavian, Norse Mythology
Means "the bossy", or derived from ráð ("counsel, advise") and gríð ("vehemence, eagerness; protection"). This is the name of a Valkyrie.
Ráðhildur f Icelandic
Derived from Icelandic ráð "advise", "counsel", "decision" and hildr "battle", "fight".
Rathina f Literature
The name of a faerie princess in Allan Frewin Jones's The Faerie Path.
Rathish m Indian
Rati means A lady who is disciple of Lord Indhra and Isha means Lord Shiva
Rathlean f Arthurian Romance
Of uncertain derivation. This name belonged to a character in the Irish Arthurian romance Céilidhe Iosgaide Léithe (The Visit of Iosgaid Liath or Visit of the Grey-Hammed Lady)... [more]
Ráðmundr m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse combination of ráð 'advise, counsel, decision' and mund 'hand, protection'.
Rathnakar m Indian
Ocean, the huge power
Ráðný f Ancient Scandinavian, Norse Mythology, Icelandic
Derived from the Germanic name elements ráð "advise, counsel, decision" and "new moon, waxing moon". This is the name of a character in the Old Norse poem Sólarljóð ("song of the sun").
Ráðormr m Ancient Scandinavian
Ancient Scandinavian masculine name with the combination of ráð "advise, counsel, decision" and ormr "worm, snake".
Ráðspakr m Ancient Scandinavian, Norse Mythology
Means "wise, shrewd, discerning". This is the name of a dwarf in Norse mythology.
Ráðsviðr m Ancient Scandinavian, Norse Mythology
Derived from ráð ("advice, counsel, decision") and sviðr ("fast; clever"). This is the name of a dwarf in Norse mythology.
Ráðvarðr m Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from Old Norse ráð "advise, counsel, decision" and vǫrðr "guard".
Ráðvarður m Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Ráðvarðr.
Ráðveig f Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from the Germanic name elements ráð "advise, counsel, decision" and veig "power, strength".
Rati m Georgian
Of Iranian origin, this name can mean "lord, master, patron" as well as "generous, magnanimous". In the case of the latter meaning, the name is derived from the Persian adjective راد (rad) meaning "generous, liberal".
Ratia f Arabic
Variant of Ratiyah.
Ratibor m Polish
Derived from Slavic rat "war, battle" combined with bor "battle" or borit "to fight".
Ratih f Indonesian
Indonesian form of Rati.
Ratikin m Medieval English
Transferred use of the surname Ratikin.
Ratiq m Bengali
Meaning "One Who Unites People Together".
Ratislava f Serbian
From the Slavic word rat, meaning "war" ,and the slava, meaning "glory".
Ratiyah f Arabic
Means "scholar, wise" in Arabic.
Ratka f Croatian, Serbian, Macedonian
Feminine form of Ratko.
Ratliff m English
Transferred use of the surname Ratliff.
Ratnacandra m & f Indonesian
Combination of Ratna and Candra, derived from रत्नचन्द्र (rathnachandra), "jewel of the moon" or "shining treasure" in Sanskrit.
Ratnasari f Indonesian
From Indonesian ratna meaning "jewel, gem", ultimately from Sanskrit रत्न (ratna), combined with sari meaning "essence".
Ratnawati f Indonesian
From Indonesian ratna meaning "jewel, gem", ultimately from Sanskrit रत्न (ratna), combined with the feminine suffix -wati.
Ratno m Javanese
From Javanese ratna meaning "diamond", ultimately from Sanskrit रत्न (ratna).
Ratonhnhaké:ton m Popular Culture, Mohawk
Means "he scratches/scrapes at life" in Mohawk. This name was invented by Mohawk Tribe academics Akwiratékha Martin and Teiowí:sonte Thomas Deer for Ubisoft's game 'Assassin's Creed III'.
Ratri f Thai
Alternate transcription of Ratree.
Ratri f Indonesian, Indian, Bengali
Derived from Sanskrit रात्रि (rā́tri) meaning "night".
Ratsami f & m Thai
Means "ray of light" in Thai.
Ratsebo f Sotho
Derived from the Sesotho tsebo meaning "knowledge".
Rattana f & m Thai, Khmer
Means "precious gem, jewel" in Thai and Khmer, ultimately from Sanskrit रत्न (ratna).
Rattanawadee f Thai
Alternate transcription of Rattanawadi.
Rattanawadi f Thai
From Thai รัตนา (rattana) meaning "gem, jewel" and วดี (wadi) meaning "possessing, having".
Rattikan f Thai
Means "nighttime" in Thai.
Rattikarn f Thai
Alternate transcription of Rattikan.
Rattiya f Thai
Derived from Thai รัตติ (ratti) meaning "night".
Rauan m & f Kazakh
Means "dawn, sunrise, daybreak" in Kazakh.
Rauchie f Scots
Diminutive of Rachel.
Raudha f Indonesian, Malay, Dhivehi
Derived from Arabic روضة (rawḍa) meaning "garden, meadow".
Rauke m West Frisian (Rare)
West Frisian diminutive of masculine given names that contain the Germanic element hraban meaning "raven".
Raulette f French (Archaic)
A feminine form of Raul.
Rauli m Finnish
Finnish form of Radulf.
Rauli m Spanish
Diminutive of Raul.
Raulîn m Jèrriais
Jèrriais form of Raulin.
Raulin m French (Archaic)
Archaic diminutive form of Raoul. Nowadays in France, one is far more likely to find Raulin as a surname rather than a first name or nickname.
Rauline f French (Archaic)
Feminine form of Raulin.
Raulito m Spanish
Diminutive of Raul.
Raumr m Ancient Scandinavian
From Old Norse raumr meaning 'man from Romerike (a district of Norway)' and 'tall, ugly man'.
Rauna f Finnish (Rare)
Variant of Rauni or feminine form of Rauno.
Raune m Finnish
Diminutive of Rauno.
Rauni f & m Finnish, Finnish Mythology
Perhaps a variant of Rauno or Ragnhild, or derived from Old Norse reynir meaning "rowan". In Finnish mythology Rauni was either the name of god Ukko's spouse, or another name for Ukko himself... [more]
Rauno m Finnish, Estonian
Early 20th-century Finnish coinage based on name beginning with the name element ragn-, such as Ragnar. This name is also used in Estonia.
Raura f Japanese
From Japanese 羅 (ra) meaning "lightweight fabric", 宇 (u) meaning "eaves" combined with 良 (ra) meaning "good". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Raurii f Tahitian
Means "small leaf" in Tahitian.
Raušan f Bashkir
Bashkir form of Roshan.
Raushan f & m Kazakh, Indian, Hindi, Bengali
Kazakh and Bengali form of Roshan as well as a Hindi variant. This coincides with the Kazakh word for "rose", which is also derived from Persian روشن (roshan)... [more]
Raushanbek m Kazakh
From the given name Raushan combined with the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master".
Raushangul f Kazakh
From the given name Raushan combined with Kazakh гүл (gül) meaning "flower".
Raushanna f Ancient Hebrew
Meaning "Splendid One."
Raute f Low German (Rare)
Short form of Rautgund and related names.
Rautgund f German (Rare, Archaic)
The first name element may be derived from Germanic *raudaz "red", the second name element is the Germanic name element gund "war".
Rauðbjǫrn m Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from the Germanic name elements rauðr "red" and bjǫrn "bear".
Rauthgundis f Literature
Alternate spelling of Rautgundis.... [more]
Rauði m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse variant of Rauðr.
Rauðr m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse name and byname, from Old Norse rauðr meaning "red".
Rauðúlfr m Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from the Germanic name elements rauðr "red" and ulfr "wolf".
Rauðumskialdi m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse combination of rauðr 'red' and skjǫldr 'shield'. This construction probably means 'with the red shield'.
Rava m Hebrew
Rava means great or rabbi in Hebrew (רבא = great/rabbi)... [more]
Ravahere f Tahitian
Means "brown love" from Tahitian rava meaning "brown" and here meaning "love".
Ravaka f Malagasy
Means "finery" in Malagasy.
Ravan f Persian
Persian feminine name meaning "fluid, flowing" or "soul, spirit".
Ravana m Hinduism
Means "roaring, screaming" in Sanskrit, derived from रव (rava) meaning "roar, yell, cry". In the Hindu epic Ramayana, this is the name of a demon king who abducts Sita.
Ravanui f Tahitian
Means "great brown (brunette)"; from Tahitian rava meaning "brown, dark, black" and nui meaning "great, immense".
Rávdná f Sami
Sami form of Rauna.
Rávdnár m Sami
Sami form of Ragnar.
Raveena f Indian (Modern)
Punjabi in origin, this name means "sunflower" (literally "the beauty of the sun", compare Sanskrit ravi "sun").... [more]
Ravel m Portuguese (Brazilian)
Transferred use of the surname Ravel.
Ravenel m & f English
Transferred use of the surname Ravenel.
Ravenia f English (American)
Likely an elaboration of Raven, though it is also a flowering plant and a very small village in Greece.
Ravenilda f Medieval English (Latinized)
Latinized form of Rauenilde or Ravenild, the medieval English forms of Hrafnhildr.
Râvfaile m Greenlandic
Greenlandic form of Rafael.
Ravichandra m Indian
Combination of Ravi meaning "sun" and Chandra meaning "moon".
Ravier m Occitan (Archaic)
Transferred use of the surname Ravier.
Raviro f Shona
Means "promise, oath or pledge" in Shona.
Ravit f Hebrew
Means "quench your thirst" in Hebrew. (See also Revital.)
Raviv m & f Hebrew
Means "rain" in Hebrew.
Ravn m Norwegian, Danish
Modern Norwegian and Danish form of Hrafn.
Ravna f Sami
Sámi form of Ragnhild. It is also associated with ravn, a Norwegian and Danish word meaning "raven" (compare Ravn).
Ravnhild f Faroese, Norwegian (Archaic)
Younger form of Hrafnhildr as well as a Faroese variant form of Ragnhild.
Ravntzu f Etruscan
Diminutive of Ravnthu.
Ravon m & f English (Rare)
Variant of Raven. More often given to males.
Ravonda f American
Likely an invented name, perhaps a variant of Vonda.
Ravonne f English (Modern)
Either an elaboration of Raven,or else a combination of Raven and Yvonne.
Ravós m Provençal
Provençal variant of Raols.
Ravshan m Tajik, Uzbek
Tajik and Uzbek form of Roshan.
Ravshana f Uzbek
Feminine form of Ravshan.
Ravshanbek m Uzbek, Tajik (Rare)
Combination of Ravshan and the Turkic military title beg meaning "chieftain, master".
Ravshanoy f Uzbek
Uzbek feminine name derived from ravshan meaning "bright, clear" and oy meaning "moon".
Ravyn f & m English (Rare)
Variant of Raven.
Ravzagul f Uzbek
Derived from ravza meaning "flower garden" or "the Garden of Paradise" and gul meaning "rose, flower".
Rawal m Urdu
The name Rawal is a Muslim Boys name. Urdu name dictionary suggests that Rawal name meaning in Urdu is سپاہی, and it belongs to اردو، ہندی origin. The lucky number of Rawal is 9, and lucky days are Wednesday, Friday... [more]
Rawdon m Literature
'Vanity Fair'
Rawee m & f Thai
Alternate transcription of Rawi.
Rawef m Bashkir
Bashkir form of Rauf.
Rawi m Arabic, Indonesian
Means "narrator, storyteller" in Arabic, derived from روى (rawa) meaning "to relate".
Rawi m & f Thai
Means "sun" in Thai, ultimately from Sanskrit रवि (ravi).
Rawia f Arabic
Alternate transcription of Rawiya.
Rawiah f Arabic (Rare), Indonesian (Rare), Malay (Rare)
Arabic alternate transcription of Rawiya as well as the Indonesian and Malay form.
Rawin m & f Thai
From Thai รวิ (rawi) meaning "sun" and อินทร์ (in) referring to the Hindu god Indra.
Rawiri m Maori
Maori form of David.
Rawiwan f Thai
From Thai รวี (rawi) meaning "sun" and วรรณ (wan) meaning "colour, tint".
Rawiyah f Arabic, Indonesian, Malay (Rare)
Arabic alternate transcription of Rawiya as well as the Indonesian and Malay form.
Rawlings m English
Transferred use of the surname Rawlings.
Rawlins m English
Transferred use of the surname Rawlins.
Ra-woom f Korean
From 아름다운 (areumdaum) meaning "beautiful".
Rawson m English
Transferred use of the surname Rawson, meaning "son of Ralf"
Räximä f Bashkir
Bashkir form of Rahima.
Raxmaan m Somali
Somali form of Rahman.
Raxmo f Somali
Means "kindness" in Somali.
Rəxşəndə f Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Roxana.
Raya f Arabic
Derived either from Arabic ريا (raya) meaning "aroma, fragrance, perfume" or راية (rayah) meaning "flag, banner, ensign".
Raya f Japanese
From Japanese 蘭 (ra) meaning "orchid" combined with 夜 (ya) meaning "night". Other kanji combinations can also make up this name.
Raya f Hebrew
Means "wife" / "beloved" in Hebrew.
Rayah f Arabic (Rare)
Variant of Raya.
Rayan m Various
Variant of Ryan.
Rayana f Arabic
Variant transcription of Rayhana.
Rayane m & f Arabic (Maghrebi)
Variant of Rayan (chiefly Maghrebi).
Rayann f & m English (Rare), Arabic (Rare)
Arabic variant of Rayan. English variant of Rayanne.
Rayanna f Various
Feminine form of Rayan. In English, this is usually a combination of Ray and Anna.
Rayanne f Arabic (Rare), English
Feminized variant of Rayan, which in Islam, is one of the gates to heaven. Also a combination or Ray and Anne.
Rayber m Literature
Used for a character in Flannery O'Connor's The Violent Bear It Away (1960).
Rayburn m English
Variant of Raeburn.
Rayco m Spanish (Canarian)
Possibly derived from the Guanche word *răyyək, referring to a member of the Irăyyăkăn, a noble tribe of the Adrar des Ifoghas area of Mali. According to Antonio de Viana's epic poem Antigüedades de las Islas Afortunadas de la Gran Canaria (1604), this was the name of a late 15th-century Guanche captain and ambassador who served under Beneharo, the king of Anaga on the island of Tenerife (present-day Canary Islands, Spain), at the time of the Spanish conquest of the island.
Rayden m American
Possibly an invented name, a combination of Ray and the popular name suffix -ayden, following the trend of names such as Jayden, Kayden, and Braden, or a variant of Raiden.
Raydine f English (Modern)
Combination of Ray and the popular name suffix -dine.
Raydoe f English (American)
Origin unknown.
Raye f & m English (Rare), Popular Culture
Variant of either Ray or Rae.... [more]
Rayen m & f Various
Variant of Rayan and Ryan
Rayfa f Arabic
The name of Arabic origin meaning "kind", "compassionate", or "softhearted".
Rayfield m English
Transferred use of the surname Rayfield.
Rayford m American
Transferred use of the surname Rayford.
Raygan m & f English
Variant of Reagan.
Rayhaan m Bengali
Meaning "Sweet Aromatic Flower that Brings Comfort".
Rayhan m Arabic
Possibly means "Favored by God". Masculine form of Rayhana.
Rayhanah f Bengali
Meaning "Aromatic Smell of Basil".
Rayhanna f Arabic
Variant transcription of Rayhana.
Rayhon f Uzbek
Uzbek form of Rayhana.
Rayhona f Uzbek
Uzbek form of Reyhan.
Rayie f Arabic
rare meaning "gorgeous" in Arabic رائع
Rayif m Turkish
Means "most merciful, most kind" in Turkish.
Rayis m Indian
Name - Rayis रयिस् ... [more]
Rayka f Bulgarian
Feminine form of Rayko.
Raykhanat f Chechen
Chechen form of Rayhana.
Raylan m English (American), Popular Culture
A variant of Rylan, incorporating the diminutive Ray.
Rayland m American (Modern, Rare)
Perhaps inspired by Rowland or a modern name derived from combining the elements Ray- and -land. Ray- is also found in names Raymond and Raynard... [more]
Raylee f American
A combination of Ray and Lee or a variant of Raleigh.
Rayleen f American
Variant of Raylene
Raylena f English (American, Modern, Rare)
Latinization of Raylene (Compare Jaylena and Kaylena). Also, see Raylee.
Raylyn f & m English (Rare)
Varient of Raelyn.
Raymar m American (Rare)
A recently created name.
Raymie m English
Diminutive of Raymond and similar names.
Raymina f African American (Modern)
Probably an attempt at a feminization of Raymond.
Raymon m English, Medieval Occitan
English variant of Raymond and Medieval Provençal variant of Raimon.
Raymonda f English, Dutch, Theatre
Feminine form of Raymond. It is the name of the titular character in the ballet 'Raymonda'.
Raymondos m Greek
Greek form of Raymond.
Raymone m African American (Rare)
Variation of Ramon, emphasizing the name Ray.... [more]
Raymonetta f English (Rare)
Possibly a Feminine Variant of the Masculine given name Raymond
Raynald m English
Variant of Reynold.
Rayne f English (Modern), Medieval English
A variant of Rain, or from a surname which was a variant of the surname Raine. This coincides with a medieval English feminine name derived from Old French reine "queen", Latin regina (see Reine, Regina).
Raynell f & m English, African American
In the case of the African American masculine name it is a compound of Raymond and Cornell/Darnell.
Raynold m English
Variant of Reynold.
Rayö f Komi
Komi form of Raisa.
Raysel f Yiddish
Variant of Raisel.
Rayshawn m & f African American (Modern)
Combination of Ray and Shawn.
Rayven f & m English (Rare)
Variant of Raven... [more]
Rayxan f Bashkir
Bashkir form of Rayhana.
Räyxana f Bashkir
Bashkir form of Rayhana.
Rayya f Arabic (Rare)
Means "quenched" or "fresh, good scent".
Rayya f Indian
Name - Rayya रय्या... [more]
Rayyai f Indian
Name - Rayyai ( रय्यई )... [more]
Rayze m & f English (Rare)
Meaning is unknown. Possibly influenced by Blaze and Haze.
Razaan f Muslim
Arabic,Persian,Turkish,Indonesian?
Razaaq m Arabic
Means "all provider" in Arabic. One of the names of Allah in the Qur'an.
Razak m Western African
Derived from Arabic رَزَقَ (razaqa) meaning "to bestow, to bless, to provide". In Islam, الرزاق (Ar-Razzāq) (meaning "the bestower, the provider") is one of the 99 names of Allah.
Razanbek m Chechen (Rare), Dagestani (Rare)
Combination of Razan with the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master".
Razane f Arabic (Maghrebi)
Maghrebi form of Razan
Razbek m Kazakh, Mongolian
This is a compound name, of which the first element is uncertain. The second element is derived from the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master".
Raze m & f English (Rare)
Possibly came from the word Razor, meaning is unknown. Variant of Rayze.
Razhab m Dagestani
Lak form of Rajab.
Razhden m Georgian
The meaning of the first element of this compound name is uncertain. It might possibly have been derived from Middle Persian rōz meaning "day". As for the second element, that is derived from Middle Persian dēn meaning "religion"... [more]
Razi f & m Hebrew (Rare)
Means "my secret" in Hebrew, a diminutive of Raz.
Razi m Albanian
Translates to 'black fell'. On the day of the birth, someone passed away.
Razia f Arabic
Means "satisfied; pleased" in Arabic.
Raziedda f Sicilian
Truncated form of Graziedda.
Raziël m Dutch
Dutch form of Raziel.
Razielle f English (Rare)
Feminine form of Raziel.
Razif m Malay
Meaning unknown, most likely of Arabic origin.
Razije f Albanian
Albanian form of Razia.
Razili f Ancient Hebrew
Ancient Hebrew name meaning "the Lord's secret."
Razin m & f Medieval Arabic (Moorish), Arabic
Means "calm, dignified, composed" in Arabic.
Razivia f Slavic Mythology
Old Slavonic variant of Živa and Zivena.
Raziyat f Karachay-Balkar
Karachay-Balkar form of Razia.