Meaning and name origin
Raynard \ra(y)-na-rd\ as a boy's name is of Old German and Old French origin, and the meaning of Raynard is "strong decision; fox". Raynard is a variant of Reynard (Old German, Old French): the French word for fox, "renard", comes from medieval European animal stories in which the cunning fox is known as "Reynard" in reference to his cleverness.
Raynard is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Raynard for boys. Raynard reached its highest rank of #821 in the U.S. in 1960-1969. (2014 statistics).
Raynard is also pronounced similarly to Rainhard and Raynord. Other suggested similar baby names are Daynard, Maynard▼, Rainart, Raynald, Raynar and Reynardo. These names tend to be more commonly used than Raynard.