What does Renita mean?
Renita /reni-ta/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Renita is "resistant". Also sometimes used as a variant of Renata.
Related girl name: Renee.more]
How popular is Renita?
Renita is a very prominent first name for women (#1179 out of 4276, Top 28%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Renita for girls. Renita was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its highest position of #707 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Popular alternative forms of Renita are Renae, Renata (#659 in 2014), Rene and Renee (#962). Usage of these girl names reached its peak during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.4722%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.0758%, 83.9% less), with the versions Renae, Rene, Renee and Renita becoming less fashionable. Renata (#659) is the most contemporarily stylish girl name among these. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Renita and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Renita▼ is pronounced similarly to Ranita and Ranitta. Other suggested similar baby names are Benita▼, Denita, Jenita, Lenita, Nenita, Ranit, Ranite, Ranith, Reita and Venita. These names tend to be less frequently used than Renita.