What does Rama mean?
Rama [ra-ma] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Rama) is pronounced RAH-mah. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Rama is "on high, exalted". The Hindu deity Vishnu is a kind god who appears in two forms as Rama.
Rama has 1 variant: Ramah.
1 masculine form: Ram.Creative forms:
(female) Rada, Ruema, ..
(male) Ragh, Rameo, .. Middle name pairings:
Rama Rori (R.R.), ..
How popular is Rama?
Rama is an uncommon given name for women but a very popular last name for all people (#25356 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Rama has not made it into the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Rama is alike in pronunciation to Ramee, Ramie, Rayma, Remi▲, Remie, Remmy, Remy▲, Rhemy, Rima, Roma▼, Romea, Romi, Romma and Romy. Other recommended names are Bama, Cama, Dama, Jama, Kama, Pama, Rafa, Rain, Raina▲, Raja, Rana, Ranae, Ranay, Rani, Rania, Ranna, Raya, Rayna▲, Rena▼, Riana, Rina, Roana, Rona, Ryana and Tama. These names tend to be more frequently used than Rama.See names in meaning and etymology.