What does Rani mean?
Rani [rani] as a girls' name is of Hebrew and Sanskrit origin, and the meaning of Rani is "she is singing; queen".
Associated with: queen.
(female) Radi, Riani, ..
(male) Ranira, Ranire, ..
How popular is Rani?
Rani is an unusual given name for women but a very prominent surname for all people (#31235 out of 150436, Top 21%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Rani and affiliated names. Raine, Rana, Ranee, Rania (#1934 a year ago) and Rayna (#836) are the prominent variation forms of Rani (unlisted). These forms of Rani were at the top of their popularity in 2011 (adoption of 0.02%) and are almost as popular today (adoption 0.02%, ▼15%). Rayna has been the most prevalent. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Rani is pronounced similarly to Raina▲, Rainee, Rainey, Rainy, Ranay, Ranna, Rawnie, Raynee, Reena, Rena▼, Renie, Reyna▲, Riana, Rianna▼, Rinah, Riona, Roana, Roanna, Rona, Ronae, Ronay, Ronee, Ronna, Ronnie and Ryanna. Other suggested similar names are Anani, Chani, Dani▲, Evani, Fanni, Frani, Imani, Jeni, Kani, Lani, Leni, Loni, Marni, Nani, Nanni, Noni, Oni, Rae▼, Raene, Rahil, Rain, Raja, Rama, Ramie, Randi▼, Randie, Randy, Ranite, Rasia, Rayne▲, Razi, Remi▲, Rian, Riane, Riann, Robi, Rodi, Romi, Rubi▼, Rudi, Rui, Ryan▲, Ryane, Ryann▲, Rynn, Shani, Tahni, Tani, Ulani and Xeni. These names tend to be more commonly used than Rani.