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Rhea meaning and name origin

Rhea \r-hea\ as a girl's name is pronounced REE-ah. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Rhea is "flowing". Mythology: Rhea was the mother of Zeus, Poseidon, Hera, and Demeter. Rhea is also a Welsh name referring to a river in Wales. Actress Rhea Perlman.

Rhea has 6 variant forms: Rea, Reya, Rhae, Rhaya, Rhia and Ria.

For more information, see also the related name Cybele.

Rhea is also pronounced similarly to Rae, Raya, Ree, Rei, Rie, Roya, Rue and Rye. Other suggested similar baby names are Rheba, Rheta, Shea and Thea.

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Popularity of Rhea

Rhea is a very popular first name for females (#960 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#3277 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Rhea name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Rhea with its variant forms and related girl baby names.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Rhea name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Rhea outside U.S.


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