What does Raynald mean?
(male) Runald, Rynald, ..
(female) Middle name pairings:
Raynald Jonah (R.J.), ..
How popular is Raynald?
Raynald is an unusual first name for men. Raynald is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Ronald (#433 from recent data), Reginald (#875), Reynaldo (#1112), Reinaldo, Rinaldo, Reynolds, Reynold and Reinhold are the prominent alternative forms of Raynald (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Reynaldos, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Raynald reached its highest 75 years ago (usage of 2%) and is now significantly diminished (usage 0.1%, down 97%), with versions such as Reginald becoming somewhat dated. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Raynald is pronounced similarly to Ranald, Renauld, Reynald and Roneld. Other recommended names are Arnald, Bernald, Daynard (see Dainard), Donald▼, Fernald, Furnald, Garald, Harald, Maynard▼, Rafal, Ragnar, Rainart, Rainhard, Rand, Randal▼, Randale, Randall▼, Randl (see Randall), Randle, Ranell, Ranolf, Ransly (see Ransley), Rashaad, Rashad, Rayford, Rayman, Raymond▼, Raymund, Raynaldo, Raynar, Raynard, Rayne, Raynell, Rayner, Raynes, Raynier, Raynor, Raynord, Renaldo, Renard, Rennard, Reynard, Reynardo, Riyad, Roald, Ronal, Ronaldo, Royal▲, Royale, Royall, Ryland▲ and Tybald. These names tend to be more frequently used than Raynald.See names in meaning and etymology.