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Rima

What does Rima mean?

Rima Pronunciation of Rima [ri-ma] as a girls' 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.

Associated with: arabic, green, rain (water), forest (tree).

Variations

Creative forms:
(female) Reima, Royma, ..

(male) Riman, Rimi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Rima Kenya (R.K.), ..

How popular is Rima?

Rima is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#4027 out of 4276, Top 94%) and an even more prominent surname for both adults and children (#38644 out of 150436, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Rima has yet to be recorded in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Similar Names

Rima is alike in pronunciation to Rama, Ramah, Ramee, Ramie, Rayma, Remi, Remie, Remmy, Remy, Rhemy, Roma, Romea, Romi, Romma and Romy. Other suggested similar names are Ama, Amma, Anima, Asima, Asma, Bama, Cima, Cyma, Dama, Fima, Hema, Mima, Mimma, Naima, Nioma, Ooma, Pima, Prima, Rafa, Raina, Raiza, Rana, Raya, Reda, Reina, Rena, Reva, Rhea, Rhia, Ria, Rian, Riana, Rica, Ricca, Ricka, Rida, Rieka, Riet, Rifka, Rika, Rina, Rinah, Riona, Riqua, Risa, Rita, Ritsa, Ritta, Riva, Rivah, Rivka, Roba, Roda, Rona, Sima, Soma, Taima, Tama, Ulima and Vilma. These names tend to be less frequently used than Rima.

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