Meaning and Name Origin
Raine \ra(i)-ne\ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Raine). Raine means "she is singing; queen". Raine is a variant of Raina: variant of Regina. 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 (#13947 out of 88799, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of the girl name Raine and related names. Prominent alternative forms of Raine (#unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000 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 the year 2001 and have become significantly less widespread since, with the versions Regan, Raina, Gina and Regina becoming less in vogue. Reyna (#718) is the most trendy name for newborns in this compilation. (2014 Birth Statistics)
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.