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Raya meaning and name origin

Raya \ra-ya\ as a girl's name is pronounced RAY-ah. It is of Israeli origin, and the meaning of Raya is "friend".

For more information, see also the related name Raina.

Raya is also pronounced similarly to Rae, Ray, Raye, Rea, Reya, Rhaya, Rhea, Rhia, Ria, Roya and Rye. Other suggested similar baby names are Daya, Haya, Jaya, Kaya, Maya, Rafa, Raja, Rama, Rana, Rasya, Rayla, Rayma, Rayna and Taya.

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Popularity of Raya

Raya is not a popular first name for females but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#8255 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Raya name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Raya with similar and related girl baby names.


Top 1000 ranking of Raya name in U.S.
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