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What does Ria mean?

Ria Pronunciation of Ria [ria] as a girls' name is pronounced REE-ah. It is of Danish origin. Nickname of Maria or Victoria.


Ria has 2 variants: Rea and Rie.

Related girl name: Rhea.

5 more related forms via Maria, Victoria: Toria, Toya, Vic, Vika and Viki.

Creative forms:
(female) Rre, Ruia, ..

(male) Rias, Rre, ..

Middle name pairings:
Ria Aadhya (R.A.), ..

How popular is Ria?

Ria is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#4028 out of 4276, Top 94%) but an unusual last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Ria entered the list in 2000 and reached its apex position of #1150 in the U.S. in 2005, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Ria appearing in the Top 2000 are Maria (#109 a year ago), Rea, Rhea (#989), Toya, Victoria (#20) and Viki. Other variants, like Toria, are seldom used. These forms of Ria reached the peak of their popularity 19 years ago (median #1406) and are somewhat less common today (#1302, down 50.3%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ria, Maria, Rea, Rhea, Toya in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Victoria, Viki in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Maria, Victoria outside U.S.

Similar Names

Ria is alike in pronunciation to Rae, Ray, Raya, Raye, Ree, Rei, Rey, Reya, Rhae, Rhaya, Rhia, Roya, Rue, Rui and Rye. Other suggested similar names are Gia, Kia, Lia, Mia, Nia, Pia, Rian, Rica, Rida, Rika, Rima, Rina, Risa, Rita, Riva, Tia, Xia and Zia. These names tend to be less frequently used than Ria.

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