What does Reita mean?
Reita /re-i-ta/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Reita's name origins are Spanish and Greek, and the meaning of the name Reita is "pearl". Reita is an alternate form of Rita (Spanish, Greek): short variant of Margarita. Ratta is a conventional last name.
How popular is Reita?
Reita is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3857 out of 4276, Top 90%) but a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
The only prominent variation form of Reita (outside Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000 is Rita. Forms like Riet are uncommon. This girl name was at the apex of its popularity during the years 1920-1929 (usage of 0.952%) and has become significantly less widespread since, with Rita becoming less stylish. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Reita and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Reita is alike in pronunciation to Reta▼, Retta▼, Rheta, Rhetta and Ruta. Other recommended similar baby names are Reatha, Reda, Reeda, Reid, Reida, Reina, Renita▼ and Retha▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Reita.