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Rheta

What does Rheta mean?

Rheta Pronunciation of Rheta [rheta] as a name for girls is a Greek and Latin name, and the name Rheta means "pearl; speaker". Rheta is a version of Reta (Greek): transcription of Rita. Rheta is also a variation of Rhetta (Latin): from the same root as "rhetoric".

Associated with: greek.

Variations

Rheta has 2 variants: Reeta and Retta.

2 more different relations via Reta, Rhetta: Reda and Reeda.

Creative forms:
(female) Rhena, Rhera, ..

(male) Rhedi, Rhedy, ..

Middle name pairings:
Rheta June (R.J.), ..

How popular is Rheta?

Rheta is a rare first name for females. Rheta is an equivalently unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Rheta entered the list in 1930-1939 and reached its top rank of #1056 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rheta name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Reda, Reta and Retta are the prominent related forms of Rheta. Usage of these forms of Rheta reached its most widespread 125 years ago (median #1282).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rheta, Reda, Reta, Retta in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Rheta and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Rheta is pronounced similarly to Reita, Rheeta, Rieta, Rita, Ritta and Ruta. Other suggested similar names are Aleta, Aneta, Areta, Beta, Chita, Cleta, Geeta, Ghita, Greta, Iveta, Leeta, Leta, Meta, Neta, Oleta, Oreta, Peta, Queta, Rea, Reba, Reeba, Reena, Reesa, Reeva, Rena, Retha, Reva, Reya, Reza, Rhaya, Rhea, Rheba, Rhegan, Rhemy, Rhia, Rhica, Rhoda, Rhona, Rieca, Rieka, Riesa, Riet, Teeta, Theta, Veeta, Veta, Zeeta and Zeta. These names tend to be more frequently used than Rheta.

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