Meaning and Name Origin
Ravi \r(a)-vi\ as a boys' name is pronounced RAH-vee. It is of Hindi and Sanskrit origin, and the meaning of Ravi is "sun". Made familiar by Ravi Shankar, renowned sitar player and composer. Mythology: the Hindu god of the sun.
Ravi has 1 variant: Ravee.
Ravi is a rare first name for males but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#68765 out of 88799, Top 77%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Ravi for boys. Ravi has not been ranked in the list thus far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)