What does Reatha mean?
Reatha \re(a)-tha\ as a girls' name. Reatha's root is Greek, and the name Reatha means "excellence; righteous". Reatha is a variation of Aretha (Greek): singer Aretha Franklin. Scarcely used as a name for baby girls.
Reatha has 1 variant: Retha▼.
Reatha is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2604 out of 4276, Top 61%) but a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Reatha and corresponding names. Popular alternative forms of Reatha (#unlisted) are Retha and Aretha. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex during 1920-1929 and has become much less since, with the versions Retha and Aretha becoming less stylish. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)