What does Raine mean?
Raine \ra(i)-ne\ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Raine) is of Latin, Hebrew and Sanskrit derivation, and Raine means "she is singing; queen". Raine is a variant of Raina (Latin): variant of Regina (Latin). Raine is also a derivative of Rani (Hebrew, Sanskrit).
Raine has 43 more related variations via Raina, Rani, Regina: Gina▼, Raenah, Rainah, Rainee, Rainelle, Rainey, Rainy, Raleine, Rana, Ranee, Rania, Ranice, Ranique, Ranit, Raya, Rayette, Rayleine, Raylene, Raylina, Rayline, Rayna, Raynell, Raynelle, Raynetta, Rayney, Regan▼, Regeena, Regena, Reggi, Reggie, Regine, Reginette, Reginia, Reginna, Reina, Reinetta, Reinette, Rejine, Reyna, Reyney, Rina, Riona and Rionagh.
Raine is an uncommonly occurring given name for women but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#14574 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent alternative forms of Raine (#unlisted) are Regina (#525 the previous year), Reyna (#718), Rayna (#836), Reina (#934), Raina (#960), Rayne, Gina and Regan. These girl names reached the apex of their popularity in 2001 (usage of 0.3154%) and have become significantly less widespread since (usage 0.1284%, down 59.3%), with the versions Regan, Raina, Gina and Regina becoming less in vogue. Reyna (#718) is the most trendy name for newborns in this compilation. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Raine and related names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Raine is pronounced similarly to Rain, Reanne, Reene, Renne, Rhiane, Riane, Rianne, Roanne, Ryane and Ryanne. Other recommended similar baby names are Jaine, Laine, Paine, Ramee, Ramie, Ranae, Ranna, Rasine, Rawnie, Raynee and Rene▼. These names tend to be more frequently used than Raine.