What does Ravi mean?
Ravi [ravi] 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.Creative forms:
(male) Ravid, Rovi, ..
(female) Rase, Ravise, .. Middle name pairings:
Ravi Omer (R.O.), ..
How popular is Ravi?
Ravi is a rare first name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#34399 out of 150436, Top 23%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name history of Ravi for boys. Ravi entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its apex rank of #1160 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Avi▲, Davi, Javi, Jovi, Levi▲, Rab, Rabbi, Rabi, Rad, Rae, Rafa, Rafe, Raff, Raffi, Rafi, Rafik, Rafiq, Rahim, Rahm, Rai, Rain, Raj, Raja, Rajiv, Ralf, Ram, Rama, Rami, Ramy, Ramzi, Rand, Randi, Rane, Ras, Raul, Ravel, Raven, Ravinn, Ray▼, Raye, Rayvin, Reave, Rei, Remi, Reve, Riki, Robi, Roi, Rubi, Rudi, Tavi and Xavi. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ravi.See names in meaning and etymology.