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Girl Names Starting with Ra-

Ra- baby names and what they mean, with 49 results. Ra- names are used more often as masculine names. Usage of these girl names reached its apex 22 years ago (adoption of 1.78%) and is now significantly less (adoption 0.51%, 71% less), with names like Raquel falling out of fashion. The trendier names for newborns in this list are Raelynn (#177), Raelyn (#340), Raegan (#271), Rayna (#724) and Raina (#924), while Rahn (top 4%) and Raney (3%) are familiar Ra- surnames. Here is the list of Ra- names for boys.

Ra- names

Rabab - Rama | Ramona - Rasia | Raven - Raziah

Rabab - Rama

Rabab, var. Rabiah1
Derivative of Arabic word. "Pale cloud." Rare. Compare Rabab with popular surnames Rab (top 43%), Ragab (75%), which also end with -ab.

Derived fr. Arabic word. "Gentle wind." Rabiah is a sparsely used first name. See also Raziah.

Rachana, var. Rachanna, Rashana, Rashanda
From Hindi. "Creation." Scarce. Rachana, Rachanna, etc. are not found in the US Demographics.

Rachel and variantsRachel, var. Rachael, Racheal, Rachelanne, Rachelce, Racheli, Rachele, Rachell, Rachelle, Rachil, Raechel, Rae1, Raechell, Rahel, Rahil, Raquel, Rakel, Raquela, Raquella, Raquelle, Raychel1, Ray1, Raychelle, Rashell, Rashelle, Raychel2
Based on Hebrew element. "Ewe, female sheep." Popular as children's names, Rachelle, Rachel, etc. are similar to the conventional Lachelle.

Derivative of Hindi, Sanskrit elements. "Success." Radha is rarely occurring as a female name. See also Retha.

Radmilla, var. Radilla, Radinka, Radmila
Derivative of Slavic element. "Industrious for the people." Radmilla, Radinka, etc. are seldom adopted as baby names.

Rae and variantsRae2, var. Raeann, Raeanna, Raeanne, Raedell, Raelaine, Raedine, Raelani, Raelee, Raeleen, Raelene, Raelena, Raelina, Raella, Raelyn, Raelynne, Raelynn, Raenisha, Ray2, Raye, Raylene1, Rayette1, Raylina1, Rayma, Rayna1, Rayona, Raynelle1
Derived fr. Hebrew. "Ewe." Adoption of Raylene and variants was widespread in 2015, except for versions such as Rae which have fallen out of style.

Regan and variantsRaegan, Ragan
Var. of Regan. From Gaelic language. Adoption of Raegan and forms was common in 2015.

Rafa, var. Rafah
Stems fr. Arabic element. "Well-being, prosperity." Raia is a somewhat common baby name.

Stems fr. Spanish language. .. See Raphaela. Less popular today. Rafaela was last recorded in 1940-1949 in the Top 2000. See also Rafella.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ra- names: Rachael, Racheal, Rachel, Rachele, Rachell

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ra- names: Rachelle, Rae, Raeann, Raechel, Raegan

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ra- names: Raelee, Raelene, Raelyn, Raelynn, Rafaela

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ra- names: Ragan, Rain, Raina, Raine, Raisa

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ra- names: Raleigh, Raquel, Ray, Raya, Raye

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ra- names: Raylene, Rayma, Rayna, Rayne

Ragnild, var. Ragnhild, Ragnhilda, Ragnhilde, Ragnilda, Ranillda
Based on Teutonic language. "All-knowing power." Ragnhild and variants are seldom found as first names.

Raina and variantsRaina1, var. Raenah, Raene, Rainah, Raine1, Rainey, Rainee, Rainelle, Rainy, Raleine, Rayann, Raya, Rayette2, Rayleine, Raylene2, Rayline, Raylina2, Rayna2, Rayne, Rayney, Raynetta, Raynelle2
Derivative of Latin word. "Queen." Raina, Raine, Raya, Raylene, Rayna and Rayne are more popular as birth names among these variant forms.

Regina and variantsRaina2, Raine2
Var. of Regina. Based on Latin. "Queen." Usage of Raina and Raine as birth names in 2015 was 5.2% more than a decade ago.

Rainbow and variantsRainbow, var. Rain
Stems fr. English language. The phenomenon as a name .. Rainbow and Rain became less trendy in 2015, falling -49 positions as girls' names with Rain leading the decline.

Raisa and variantsRaisa, var. Raisabel, Raissa, Raisse, Raiza, Rayzel, Raizel
Origin fr. Hebrew, Yiddish words. "Rose." Somewhat popular as children's names, Raizel, Raisa, etc. are similar to the conventional Raquel.

Source fr. Arabic. "Hope." Raja is not frequently adopted as a birth name. Unisex name.

Rajani, var. Rajanae, Rajanee
Derived fr. Hindi, Sanskrit elements. "Night." Rajani, Rajanae and Rajanee were not Top birth names in 2015.

Raleigh and variantsRaleigh, var. Raileigh, Railey, Raley, Rawleigh, Rawley
Source fr. Old English. "Roe deer's meadow." Raileigh and forms were popular as birth names presently.

Ralphina, var. Ralphine
Feminine of Ralph (Old English) wolf .. Not in popularity charts.

Rama, var. Ramah
Source fr. Hebrew element. "On high, exalted." Ramia (top 62%), Ramm (11%) are popular last names.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Ra- names for girls.

1. Rabab - Rama
Rabab [Rabiah], Rabiah, Rachana [Rashana, Rachanna, Rashanda], Rachel [Ray, Raychel, Rashell, Rashelle, Raychelle, ..], Radha, Radmilla [Radilla, Radinka, Radmila], Rae [Rayma, Rayna, Rayona, Raylina, Raylene, Raynelle, ..], Regan [Ragan, Raegan], Rafa [Rafah], Rafaela, Ragnild [Ranillda, Ragnilda, Ragnhild, Ragnhilde, Ragnhilda], Raina [Rayna, Rayne, Rayney, Rayline, Raynelle, Raynetta, ..], Regina [Raina, Raine], Rainbow [Rain], Raisa [Raiza, Raissa, Raizel, Raisse, Rayzel, Raisabel], Raja, Rajani [Rajanae, Rajanee], Raleigh [Raley, Railey, Rawley, Raileigh, Rawleigh], Ralphina [Ralphine], Rama [Ramah]

Ramona [Ramonda, Ramonde, Ramowna, Ramonna, Ramohna, Ramonita, ..], Ramsay [Ramsey], Rana, Veronica [Rana, Ranna], Renee [Ranae, Ranay, Ranee], Renata [Ranae, Ranay], Ranae [Ranelle, Ranessa, Ranisha], Randa, Miranda [Randi, Randy, Randa, Randie], Randy [Randa, Randi, Randee, Randie, Randene, Randelle], Rani [Rania, Ranit, Rayna, Ranice, Ranique, Raynell, ..], Ranielle, Ranita [Ranit, Ranice, Ranite, Ranith, Ranitta], Roanna [Ranna], Roseanne [Ranna], Raoule [Raula, Raoula], Raphaela [Rafelle, Rafella, Raphella, Raphaelle, Raphaella, Raphayella, ..], Raquel [Racquel, Raquela, Raquelle, Racquell], Rashida [Rashyda, Rasheda, Rasheeda, Rasheida, Rashidah, Rasheedah], Rose [Rasia, Rasja, Rasya, Rasine]

Raven [Ravyn, Ravina, Rayven, Rayvinn, Rayvenne], Ravenna [Ravena, Ravinia, Ravinna], Rawnie, Ray [Raye, Rayla, Raylene], Raya, Rayann [Raylene, Rayleen, Raylynn, Raynell, Raynesha, Raynisha, ..], Rayna [Raina, Rayne, Raynee], Razia, Raziah [Razi, Razili, Raziela, Raziella]

Usage comparison for Ra- names