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Rane

What does Rane mean?

Rane Pronunciation of Rane [rane] as a name for boys has its root in Old German, and the meaning of the name Rane is "deciding warrior". Rane is a variant form of Raynor (Old German): anglicized form of Ragnar.

Associated with: warrior.

Variations

Rane has 1 variant: Rayne.

12 more relations via Raynor: Ragnar, Rainer, Rainier, Rainor, Ranell, Ranieri, Raniero, Ray, Raynar, Raynell, Rayner and Renier.

Creative forms:
(male) Ranne, Rone, ..

(female) Ranes, Ranie, ..

Middle name pairings:
Rane Kevin (R.K.), ..

How popular is Rane?

Rane is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#42289 out of 150436, Top 28%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Ray (#713 in recent rankings) is the only prominent variation form of Rane (unlisted) ranked in the Top 2000. Adoption of this form of Rane was widespread among parents during the years 1890-1899 (#55) and is now significantly lower, with Ray falling out of fashion. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ray in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Rane is alike in pronunciation to Rain, Raine, Ren, Renne, Rian, Rien, Rion, Roan, Roane, Ron, Ronn, Roone, Rowan, Rowen, Royan, Rune, Ryan, Ryen, Ryne, Ryon and Ryun. Other suggested similar names are Bane, Blane, Caine, Carne, Crane, Dane, Enne, Faine, Fane, Gaine, Gayne, Gene, June, Kane, Lane, Mayne, Paine, Rad, Radd, Radek, Rae, Rafe, Rafee, Rafel, Raff, Rafi, Rahm, Rai, Raice, Rains, Ram, Rama, Ramey, Rami, Ramy, Rance, Rand, Randel, Randie, Randle, Range, Ranger, Raul, Rayce, Raye, Raynes, Rene, Reno, Rome, Ronel, Rube, Tune, Vane and Zane. These names tend to be more commonly used than Rane.

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