Meaning and name origin
Rima \r(i)-ma\ as a girl's name is pronounced REE-mah. It is of Spanish and Arabic origin, and the meaning of Rima is "rhyme, poetry; antelope". Literary: in Hudson's "Green Mansions", Rima was an elusive maiden of the South American rain forest who spoke the language of animals and birds.
Rima is a somewhat popular first name for females (#4027 out of 4276, Top 94%) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#28423 out of 88799, Top 32%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Rima for girls (2014 statistics).
Rima is also pronounced similarly to Rama, Ramah, Rayma, Remi, Remy, Roma, Romea, Romi, Romma and Romy. Other suggested similar baby names are Cima, Fima, Mima, Pima, Raina, Rana, Reina, Rena, Ria, Rian, Riana, Rica, Rida, Rika, Rina, Rinah, Riona, Risa, Rita, Riva, Rona and Sima. These names tend to be less commonly used than Rima.